Chris Florio is a musician, interactive media artist and teacher. He has worked with and taught Flash and ActionScript since they have existed. Chris is a faculty member of the Game Design and Interactive Media departments at the New England Institute of Art, teaching courses in ActionScript, AIR Development, Flash Video, Audio for Games, After Effects, Game Programming, and Interactive Performance. Chris is also the director of Passion Records (www.passionrecords.com). He has released four albums under his name and has composed music for many orchestras and ensembles. He lives in Ipswich, Massachusetts, with his wife Helen, dog Katy and horse Sally.