The CRAS advisory board of industry professionals provide industry knowledge that impacts the success of all our grads

Our industry connections and relationships guide our curriculum and help get you into the Audio Industry.

Aside from the thousands of relationships that CRAS has developed over the years with manufacturers, production facilities, publishers, record companies, and developers, CRAS celebrates having an Advisory Board whose distinct industry knowledge and advice, helps steer our curriculum in such a way that our mission of getting you employed in the Audio Industry is always at the forefront!

Paula Salvatore

Vice President of Capital Studios, where countless hit records were born, and where today’s hits are still being made.

Paula Salvatore has been an anchor of excellence in the L.A. recording world for many years. As Senior Director and Manager of Capitol Studios for the last 24 years, and currently as the Vice President/Studios, Paula has been an integral part of recordings for top line artists. She previously managed the venerable Sound City studio and appeared in Dave Grohl’s documentary of the same name.

Candace Stewart

Candace Stewart is an industry veteran with over 30 years experience in Recording Studio management. She is currently the studio manager at East West Studios in Hollywood, California.

Sylvia Massy

Sylvia Massy has been unconventionally Producing, Engineering and Mixing popular music for decades. She’s renowned for her work with Tool, System of a Down, Johnny Cash and Prince. She’s received over 25 gold and platinum records including work with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sevendust and Tom Petty. She’s also an accomplished fine artist, a published columnist, in-demand educator and relentless entrepreneur.