Brian J. Cawley is an American executive, writer, and producer in animation. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of San Francisco and is known for his work in television, film and commercials. While on set, Cawley realized the importance of directors who understood actors. As a result, he entered the graduate program at University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, gaining his MFA in Film and Television Production in 2018. Cawley also studied creative writing at Yale University, in New Haven, CT.