Courtesy of IMDb

340: Brenda Chapman

Film Director

Born: 1 November 1962, Beason, Illinois, United States of America

Brenda is most known for directing Pixar’s Brave (for which she shares the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film).

She is a writer, animation story artist, and director.

Brenda was the first woman to direct an animated feature from a major studio (Dreamworks Animation’s The Prince of Egypt).

Brenda was also the first woman to win an Oscar for directing an animated feature as mentioned above.

Sources:

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0152312/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm

http://greatwomenanimators.com/brenda-chapman/

https://pixar.fandom.com/wiki/Brenda_Chapman