Steven Patrick Fonti (born June 16, 1970; age 51) is a SpongeBob SquarePants crew member who was a storyboard director for four episodes in season 1 and one episode in season 12. He is one of the main storyboard artists on Family Guy, but also worked on several episodes for American Dad! and The Loud House.
Steve Fonti studied character animation at the California Institute of the Arts. That is where he produced a parody of Schoolhouse Rock! with fellow student Jory Prum. That film was part of Spike and Mike's Festival of Animation in 1997. His student film that he made in 1993 titled Yes Timmy, There is a Santa Claus was a part of Spike and Mike's Sick & Twisted festival in 1998. He has since became a Primetime Emmy Award Winner who has worked in the art department on many movies and TV shows.