Trautmann is a writer, editor and graphic designer based in western Washington State. His comic work includes a multi-year run on Dynamite Entertainment's RED SONJA series, as well as relaunching VAMPIRELLA and LADY RAWHIDE (also for Dynamite). He recently completed his first all-ages title, an anniversary one-shot, LIL VAMPIRELLA.
Trautmann's DC Comics work includes JSA VS. KOBRA: ENGINES OF FAITH, THE SHIELD, ACTION COMICS, ADVENTURE COMICS and others.
He co-authored (with Brandon Jerwa) the DC/Vertigo original graphic novel, SHOOTERS, a contemporary military drama set during the recent conflict in Iraq. SHOOTERS received a PRISM award from the Entertainment Industries Council for its accurate and honest portrayal of the effects of PTSD and wartime trauma.
Published by MONKEYBRAIN COMICS, Trautmann (again teaming with Jerwa) writes a creator-owned, digital exclusive series, titled FROST.
Trautmann can be found online at www.erictrautmann.us.