Darla K. Anderson has been involved in a number of Pixar films, including producing Cars, Monsters, Inc., A Bug's Life, and Toy Story 3 and Coco. She started at Pixar in 1992 as an executive director for commercials and short films.
Anderson was born and raised in Glendale, California. She studied environmental design at San Diego State University. Before coming to Pixar, she worked as an executive producer at Angel Studios.
On March 9th 2018 it was reported that after nearly 25 years Anderson has left Pixar to pursue other opportunities somewhere else.