Joseph Michael "Joe" Ansolabehere (pronounced “An-so-leh-bare”) is an American animation writer, television producer, storyboard artist, screenwriter, director, and producer. He is the co-creator of Recess and Lloyd in Space with partner and friend, Paul Germain.
He was also the executive producer for the movie Recess: School's Out. His writing credits include Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue and the Disney Channel original series Miles from Tomorrowland, Big Hero 6: The Series, Henry Hugglemonster, Goldie & Bear, and Sheriff Callie's Wild West.
Outside of Disney, he has contributed on shows, such as Hey Arnold!, Rugrats, Pound Puppies, and Beethoven, Dinosaur Train, Peter Rabbit, Sid the Science Kid, and Mission Force One.