As part of the Studio team at Mapbox, Tristen blends an eye for innovative design with solid experience in web development.

Prior to Mapbox Tristen designed intuitive, easy to use, and accessible user interfaces for websites, data visualizations, maps, and other online tools at Development Seed.

Tristen is also a trumpet player who enjoys jazz and composing and performing music. He earned a Bachelor’s of Art degree from the University of Toronto Faculty of Music and later completed a residency at the Canadian Film Centre Media Lab.