INDUSTRY HORROR STAFF
Industry Horror employs over a dozen individuals with autism who live in Ventura County. We are proud of the community we’ve forged and the the amazing products we are able to share through their artistic and technical efforts.
Ryan DeCant, Owner/Founder/Designer
Founder, Ryan DeCant, Artist / Designer, used to make a living as a special needs teacher. Industry Horror has become the perfect way to synthesize his love of art and his goal of helping autistic adults gain the independence they need to follow their own passions, creativity, and dreams.
Davina DeCant, Co-Owner/Co-Founder
Co-founder, Davina DeCant is thrilled to manage our Main Street location in Ventura, California. A lifelong fan of horror films, she is knowledgeable and helpful. She is tirelessly working on educating employees who need a place to learn and hone the life skills. Supportive, informative, and community focused, Davina is there when our community needs it!
Kempo Cornelius, Designer
Born in Ventura, California, Kempo is a shirt and merch designer. An illustrator for most of her life, Kempo has work featured in graphic novels and advertising. Several of their designs are featured at Industry Horror and manages our social media accounts. We were able to bring Kempo on this year due to our recent grant and we couldn’t be more happy!
Chris Northrop, Marketing /Development Associate
Chris Northrop is a creative professional born in New York, living in Los Angeles. He admins our website and builds marketing strategies. Outside of IH, Chris has worked for Legendary Pictures Digital and Dark Horse Comics as both an artist and in development roles.