Peter John "Pete" Michels (born December 15, 1964) is a director of Future-Worm! on Disney XD. Before this, he was a supervising director on seasons 1 and 2 of Rick & Morty, an animation and supervising director on Family Guy, and supervising director of the short-lived TV show Kid Notorious. He started working on The Simpsons in 1990 as a background layout artist, and worked his way up to director. He has also been a director on Rugrats and Rocko's Modern Life.