Domee Shi is a director and story artist at Pixar. She began her Pixar career as an intern in the story department in June 2011. She was hired full time and started working as a story artist on Inside Out. Since then she has worked on The Good Dinosaur, Incredibles 2 and Toy Story 4. She made her directorial debut with the short film Bao after pitching short film ideas in 2015.
Shi was born in Chongqing, China and grew up as an only child in Toronto, Canada. She graduated from the animation program at Sheridan College, and now resides in Oakland, California.