Rex Polanis was born in Chicago and grew up in Miami. He graduated from a small Military Academy in SC where he learned leadership skills, integrity, made life-long friends and even earned a private pilots license. After high school, he graduated from Jacksonville University, earning his degree in Music Composition with a concentration in Music Theory. After an 8 year career in public education, he decided to “retire” to pursue his dream of filmmaking with the loving support of his wife. Since 2010, Rex and his wife, Jessie, have owned and operated Drawn In Media, filming weddings, live events, producing commercials, and collaborating with other studios to produce visual media.