Chris Myers is the senior lab manager and head inventioneer for the CITRIS Invention Lab, a maker space at CITRIS and the Banatao Institute that serves the UC Berkeley community. He also teaches at the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation.
As a graduate of the product design program at The Art Center School of Design in Pasadena, California, Myers has designed a variety of products including concept automobiles, electric vehicles, medical equipment, exhibit design, wearable computers and toys. As a practicing product designer he has worked with many companies including Intel Research, (Xerox)Parc and Nokia Research. Myers has a passion for education and has developed and taught STEM classes for schools, museums and libraries. It is through these classes that he developed a series of robotic drawing toys which are now produced by his company, ArtBot Toys.