Brian Riordan is a Re-Recording mixer, Music Mixer, Music Producer, Musician, Entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Levels Audio. Brian is a 2 time Grammy Award Winner, 4 time Emmy Award Winner and has received a staggering 20 Primetime Emmy nominations. Levels Audio Post is the embodiment of his life’s dream to facilitate the absolute best in audio post in an unmatched atmosphere of luxury.
The Levels Team
Conner MooreSenior Re-Recording Mixer
Favorite Color, Blue • Favorite Song, Little Wing (Stevie Ray Vaughn Version) • Favorite Tequila, Clase Azul Reposado
• Favorite TV Show, Yours!
Sue PelinoSenior Re-recording Mixer, Levels East
Sue Pelino joined Levels East with a strong foundation of musical knowledge, spending years as a guitarist and working musician in NYC. Nominated for ten Primetime Emmy Awards, in 2017, Sue won her third Emmy for outstanding sound mixing. Favorite album: Zeppelin II, guitar: ’69 Strat, dream car: ’67 Vette, team: Mets!
Troy SmithRe-Recording Mixer
After 23 years at The Post Group, Troy joined Team Levels and has never looked back. He is a perfect addition to our best of the best talent pool.
Adrian OrdonezRe-Recording Mixer
A man with two jobs, one as a mixer and one as an exotic dancer, on a quest to get into ballet school.
Ryan YoungRe-Recording Mixer
Fixing frankenbytes since 2005. Likes guitar solos. Loves pizza.
Phil DeTolveRe-Recording Mixer
Phil’s passion for music and audio brought him to Hollywood from the Great Lakes in 2009. He has become a valuable member of the Levels family and in 2013 he won his first Emmy as Post Music Mixer. Since then, Phil has expanded his skill set into scripted and reality post-audio mixing.
Matt SlivinskiRe-Recording Mixer
Originally from Southern California, Matt began his sound career in Chicago IL and studied at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Emmy award winning, he also plays drums, guitar and keyboards. He also likes photography and is a technophile.
Ryan AdamsRe-Recording Mixer
Hailing from Calgary, Alberta, Canada and educated at the Berklee College of Music, Ryan has been plying his trade in Los Angeles since 2006. When not in the studio he can be found playing hockey, golf and making his own records.
Ryan GerleRe-Recording Mixer
All your bass are belong to us.
Barry Weir Jr.Re-recording Mixer/Sound Designer
Barry likes to make things go boom!
Derrek JonesSound Editor
Blown in from tornado swept Moore, Oklahoma, Derrek moonlights as a professional bedroom guitarist while spending his days Voice-Over Recording and Sound Editing.
Graham BarclaySound Editor
An avid bike rider and 'proper' football fan. The only thing this English gentleman likes more than sound editorial is scotch. Cheers!
Erik ReimersSound Editor/ADR Mixer
From Chi-Town to the Bay then down to LA, Erik's proven his staying power by working on shows for HBO and Netflix and on projects that have gone to Sundance and Tribeca, but he is always on the hunt for the perfect Al Pastor taco.
Paul MeyerSound Editor/ADR Mixer
Originally from Wisconsin, Paul got his start in audio as a music recording engineer. In 2011, he switched over to sound for tv/film and is thrilled to continue honing his craft at Levels. Hobbies include motorcycle riding, hiking, and playing guitar in a video game music cover band.
Louie RecinosSound Editor
Originally from the Inland Empire, Louie's love for bands like The Beatles and playing rock music in dingy garages ultimately led him to LA in pursuit of his passion for all things audio. When not at Levels you might catch him at Amoeba Records or in the middle of a good mix.
DaShawn KingAssistant Editor
See sounds and feel energy. The intangibles make the mix of life enjoyable.
Erica PotterVice President of Client Relations - Executive Producer
Erica ('the Colonel') has an eye for making order from chaos. She captains the daily activity at Levels as well as client relations and operations. Prior to Levels, Erica worked in the Independent Film world in marketing, advertising and publicity. Out of the studio, you can find her out with her horse or training/competing with her agility dogs.
Christine FernandezChief Financial Officer
'Christine is amazing.'
Denise KloneDirector of Operations/HR
Denise is a Los Angeles native, a UCSB Gaucho, and a Dodger fan for life. She got her early start in the industry as a PA on various TV shows and later found her home in the audio post production world both on the vendor and studio sides.
Kassie CaffieroVP Business Development, Levels East
Kassie Caffiero has been a leader in the business of television post-production for over twenty-five years. Her strong foundation and years of managing the scheduling and operations of several major post-production facilities eventually led Kassie to VP of Business Development at Levels, East. Over the years, Kassie has developed strong relationships with her fellow employees and has been instrumental in the careers of some of New York's finest creative talent.
Sylvia FloresDirector of Client Services
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Sylvia loves summer and hates the cold, but will tolerate winter to make it to Christmas time!
Avo MardikianLead Engineer
When he is not meditating to sound waves flowing through his full-range monitors, he will be found surfing the waves in his hometown, Redondo Beach.
Elle Neubert M.S.Billing & Operations Specialist
Elle got her start in radio but loves to binge a good TV show.
Conrad YtuarteSenior Post Producer
From the frozen tundra of Minnesota, Conrad made his way to Los Angeles in 2008 to pursue a career in pro audio. When he isn't taking care of his clients at Levels, you can find him on the hockey rink or at his favorite brewery enjoying a pint.
Kristina ForcierPost Producer
Kristina has over 10 years experience in the film industry and is looking forward to many more with the team at Levels. In her free time, she enjoys baking and spending time with her family.
Stephanie CarpenterPost Producer
A born and bred Texan, Stephanie landed in the world of post production by chance nearly 10 years ago. Since then, she has worked in operations at 20th Century Fox and Disney before finding her way to Levels. In her spare time, she loves watercolor painting, cooking, reading and sleeping (when her toddler allows it).
Slade McMurryJr. Post Producer
Native to the island of Maui, Slade migrated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in post audio. He is passionate about sound design, creating electronic music, and mixing. He enjoys being in nature, spending time with his family, and training with his Corgi, Nui. Natural habitat: Beach
Annie ZuckerStudio Coordinator, Levels East
Annie is an overall fancy lady.
Micah GarridoAssistant Engineer/Morning Ops Tech
Micah is an aspiring sound designer and mixer. He graduated from Occidental College with a degree in cognitive science, but his passion for sound and immersive storytelling led him to pursue a career in post-production. He’s happy to be in such a great place to get started!
Juan BenavidezAssistant Engineer/Evening Ops Tech
He likes being in the MIX of things.
George StanfordADR Mixer/Machine Room Technician
George is a songwriter, music maker, and family man originally from Philly. He's very happy to be working with and learning from the talented team at Levels.
Henry BellinghamMachine Room Technician/Assistant Engineer
A transplant from NYC, where he worked as a sound editor and music composer, Henry moved to Los Angeles in 2019 to continue pursuing his career in audio post-production. He couldn't be more grateful to have landed at a studio as innovative as Levels.
Andrew PerezMachine Room Technician/Assistant Engineer
Having held previous audio internships, Andrew finds himself at Levels Audio - delving into the world of post. You can find Andrew playing guitar or songwriting in his freetime and he is always learning something new. His next challenge ... the drums!
Matt WulffMachine Room Technician/Assistant Engineer
Even though he moved to LA in 2014, he’s still astounded by 80 degree days in February.
David VerdiProduction Assistant
MD to NJ to NY to VT to PA to CO to CA. Finally home at Levels. David is very grateful to be surrounded by the brightest minds in the biz and very excited to continue exploring the audio world. Mountain Jam off Eat a Peach 27:29:00 is probably the greatest section of rock and roll music ever. Just sayin...
Meghan CoyleProduction Assistant
Excited to grow at Levels! Took the job for her future aspirations, but also because of Alfie and Sophie.
SophieChief Canine Officer
After several years of hopping trains and dodging cops, Sophie Snowflake left the hobo life for the west coast. Her acting career stalled before it started, but she found refuge at Levels Audio, as well as plenty of wires to chew on.
If you have treats, you can be lifelong friends with this guy!