Arvell Jones was part of the new group of comic artists that came from the Detroit area in the 1970s. He started out working at Marvel on titles like 'Iron Man', 'Thor' and pencilling early 'Iron Fist' appearances in Marvel Permier. In the early 1980s he also did some work for DC, including 'Super Team Family' and 'Superman Family'. He is best known for his work with Roy Thomas on DC's 'All-Star Squadron'. He later became a successful television producer, but returned to comics in 1994 to draw the DC/Milestone Media series 'Kobalt'.