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Derek Robert Iversen (born May 19, 1971; age 49) is a SpongeBob SquarePants crew member who has worked on the show since the premiere of "Bubblestand" as a production assistant, but did not start writing episodes until season 6.
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Iversen was born on May 19, 1971 in Phoenix, Arizona. He started his career in television working on The Angry Beavers as a production assistant. As of "Safe Deposit Krabs," Derek Iversen has written 45 episodes of SpongeBob. After working on SpongeBob SquarePants, he started working on Sanjay and Craig, Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, and Billy Dilley's Super-Duper Subterranean Summer.