2016 Engineer of Honor: Tavi Munk

Tavi MunkFur Name: Tavi Munk
Real Name: Octavius Cook

Tavi has been drawing since age 4 and has a love for cartooning and landscape art. Self taught but had motivation and direction from art teachers and friends. Knew about the Furry Fandom in May 1993, but became more active in 1999. Worked for Disney for over 10yrs ranging from character performing to occasional artwork. Has a passion for the railroad. Still a railfan, was a certified conductor and engineer. “I love being around others that share common interests and it builds friendship. The Furry Fandom has shown me that over the years.”

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” – C.S. Lewis

What is an Engineer of Honor?

The theme for Mephit Fur Meet 2016 is “All Aboard,” and all trains need an Engineer! When our staff was trying to decide who would be the best Engineer for our train, the choice was clear. We needed Tavi!