Matt Hayes

Matt Hayes

MUSIC PRODUCTION/GEN ED INSTRUCTOR

Matt Hayes is a Music Production and General Education Instructor for Atlanta Institute of Music and Media. He is responsible for aiding students in their quest for knowledge through lectures, hands-on projects, assignments, and one-on-one feedback of their performance and grades. His courses include Pro Tools, midi sampling, and mathematical foundations of music. Matt is an RIAA certified gold engineer for Yelawolf’s ‘Love Story’, ‘Best Friend’, and ’Til It’s Gone’. Matt also received platinum certification for Wiz Khalifa’s ‘Rolling Papers’. He is also a Grammy Nominated Engineer for Jonathan McReynolds’ ‘Life Music: Stage Two’. He is an AVID certified operator for music production, an AVID Certified Instructor, Waves certified, and a Certified Higher Education Professional from NASASPS. Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Florida International University and a Diploma from SAE Institute of Technology.

Music Production Faculty

Beau Vaughn

Beau Vaughn

Technical Assistant
Ryan Williams

Ryan Williams

Director of Technical Services
Kenneth Johnathan

Kenneth Johnathan

Technical Assistant
James Singer

James Singer

Audio for Media Instructor
Tyler Hepner

Tyler Hepner

Music Production Instructor
Taylor Cinnamon

Taylor Cinnamon

Technical and Facility Supervisor
Scott Kieklak

Scott Kieklak

Dean of Student Services
Kevin Rigney

Kevin Rigney

Music Production and Audio for Media Instructor
Keith O’Neill

Keith O’Neill

Senior Instructional Designer/Instructor
Damon Fonooni

Damon Fonooni

Director of Music Production and Audio for Media
Benjamin Greener

Benjamin Greener

Music Production Instructor