Lance Christmann graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in film, animation, and video from the Rhode Island School of Design. He became a freelance UI designer in 2000, creating interfaces for organizations such as Qwest, Lucent, Comcast, and Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital. Lance was also the founder of Mustard Lab, a company that specialized in designing websites and game interfaces. In 2006 Lance was brought on as Chief Interface Designer at EffectiveUI. His responsibilities include overseeing the design team and leading the direction of all EffectiveUI design projects. During his time there, Lance has directed the work of projects for NBC, eBay, the Discovery Channel, and many others.