James, an Audio Assistant, based in Belleville, has 2 Audio Assistant credits and 1 Sound Mixer credit, and has been a member since 2016.


1/17 – 1/18

Audio Assistant

Staff Position — The Word Network Details
1/17 – 1/18

Assist the lead audio engineer with a live broadcast mix typically containing a talk show hosts, a full band, a lead singer, and background singers. Making sure all audio equipment is connected properly and assisting musicians with connecting their instruments and setting their volume levels, as well as EQ'ing, and adding the neccesary effects in consultation with the lead audio engineer. Mixing the live sound for the in house audience, which isn't broadcasted to the TV, but only heard in house. Attaching lavalier microphones to people that will be talking on the show.

12/16 – 12/17

Sound Mixer University of Michigan Football Christmas Event

Live/Special Event — LiftOff Productions Details
12/16 – 12/17

Setting up all sound (speakers, microphones, etc), and mixing during a live concert which included singers, rappers, and a full band. DJ'ing for the faculty, players, and their families.

8/16 – 8/17

Lead Audio Technician

Staff Position — PSAV Details
8/16 – 8/17

Mixing with a digital/analog mixer for corporate events which may include bands, speakers, video audio, etc. Setting up small to large scale corporate events from scratch which include speakers, microphones, video, digital and analog mixers, as well as lighting (along with other technicians). I exclusively set up the audio for shows where I am the audio lead. Speaking to clients and troubleshooting problems they may have while using PSAV's equipment.

6/15 – 6/16

Audio Assistant Movement Electronic Music Festival

Live/Special Event — Paxahau Productions Details
6/15 – 6/16

Setting up turntables and DJ controllers and connecting the cabling to Paxahau mixers for Movement DJ's. Assisting with the on-stage audio and troubleshooting any audio problems.


  • LiftOFF Productions


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Class of '16

University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance

BFA Performing Arts Technology & Minor in Sound Engineering


  • Music Production
  • Post Production Mixing
  • Audio mixing using digital/analog mixers.
  • Classically trained pianist for 10+ years
  • Recording live shows
  • Setting up audio and video