Thomas Charles "Tom" Ruegger is an American animator, writer, producer, and director. He is well known for his work at Warner Bros. Animation, where he created Animaniacs, Tiny Toon Adventures, Pinky and the Brain, and Histeria!, and also wrote for Taz-Mania, Batman: The Animated Series, and Freakazoid!
Ruegger has received at least 14 Emmy Awards for his work in animation.
Currently, he worked on season 1 for the Nickelodeon show Pinky Malinky and serves as a co-executive producer with Bobs Gannaway.