Michael "Mike" Yank is an American television writer and story editor known for his work on Tortellini Western, Mongo Wrestling Alliance, and The Problem Solverz.

He was a story writer and staff writer on season 1 of Star vs. the Forces of Evil.

Early life

Yank graduated from Harvard University in 2002 with an A.B. in history of science.


Yank began his professional career as a writer for Animax Interactive. He also wrote all the animated shorts for Larry Schwarz's Tortellini Western.

Yank's other credits include serving as staff writer on Kappa Mikey, Out of Jimmy's Head, writer on Ellen's Acres, Speed Racer: The Next Generation, Johnny Test, The Problem Solverz, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot, and one episode of Wander Over Yonder, executive story editor on Mongo Wrestling Alliance, and story editor on The Drinky Crow Show and Dawn of the Croods.

Story credits

Season 1

Other credits

  • Staff Writer
    • All season 1 episodes

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