Sterling Gates - Instructor

Sterling Gates

Sterling Gates was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He earned a degree in Art from the University of Oklahoma, specializing in Film and Media Arts. After moving to Los Angeles, Sterling worked as writer's room production assistant on TV's Blade: The Series, later becoming assistant to comic book industry giant, Geoff Johns.

Since selling his first story to DC Comics in 2007, Sterling has written for such DC titles as GREEN LANTERN CORPS, WORLD'S FINEST, ACTION COMICS, ADVENTURE COMICS, FLASHPOINT: KID FLASH LOST, and the New 52's HAWK & DOVE, but he is best known for his critically-acclaimed run on SUPERGIRL.

Alongside writers Geoff Johns, James Robinson, and Greg Rucka, Sterling co-wrote the New York Times best-selling "Superman: New Krypton Saga" graphic novel series, including SUPERMAN: NEW KRYPTON, SUPERMAN: THE LAST STAND OF NEW KRYPTON, and SUPERMAN: WAR OF THE SUPERMEN.

Sterling currently writes JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA'S VIBE every month for DC Comics and is serving as creative consultant/writer for the live action, teenage superhero webseries, The Posthuman Project. He's working on a number of other super-secret projects that he wishes he could tell you about, but seriously, they're super-secret.

Sterling resides in Los Angeles, California, and is also a very proud Eagle Scout.