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Lynne Rae Naylor (born November 7, 1953) is an artist who works in the animation industry. On The Mighty B!, she storyboarded four episodes of the series. Alongside Katie Rice, the two are the only women to have worked on the show as storyboard artists.

Her husband, Chris Reccardi, was also a storyboard artist for the show. They married in 1994,[1] and remained together for 25 years until his death in 2019.


Naylor's earliest credit was designing layouts for the 1982 television film The Smurfs Christmas Special. She worked on other Hanna-Barbera series, such as Snorks and The Jetsons.

Having been a co-founder of Spümcø, she was heavily involved with The Ren & Stimpy Show throughout its entire run, working as director, character designer, background artist and even voice acting.

She served as character designer for Batman: The Animated Series and was a storyboard artist on The Powerpuff Girls.

Naylor continued character design during the 2000s, working as such on Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends. She was art director for the Cartoon Network series Chowder.

During the 2010s, she designed for Fish Hooks and was storyboard artist for SpongeBob SquarePants.

As of 2020, Naylor and Sunil Hall were executive producers of The Mighty Ones for DreamWorks.[2]

Storyboarding credits

Season 1
Episode no. Title Notes
109b "Penny Hearts Joey" Storyboarded solo
112b "Hive Jacked" Storyboarded solo
114b "To Bee or Not To Bee" Storyboarded solo
119b "Ben Screams for Ice Cream" Storyboarded solo


Year Title Role
2009 Monsters vs. Aliens additional character designer
2018 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation storyboard artist
2019 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part visual development artist
2020 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run production designer


  1. Lentz III, Harris M. (November 6, 2020). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2019. McFarland & Company. Page 342. International standard book number 9781476679785.
  2. Sarto, Dan (January 22, 2020). Hulu Orders Three New Animated Series from DreamWorks Animation. Animation World Network. Retrieved November 19, 2020.

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