Stephen Frandsen has told stories around the world for both commercial and feature projects. He discovered his love of filmmaking and photography in college and, after a two-year stint with Teach for America, he apprenticed under noted still photographer, Rodney Smith. He then transitioned into motion picture filmmaking, first as a production manager, then a producer. He has directed commercials for Swiffer, Dawn, and Charmin to name just a few.