Studio Director

With a career spanning 10 years in the music industry, Jaymes brings to The Bakery® team an eclectic skill set and expansive experience ranging from studio & artist management, project management, performance and concert production.

Jaymes ‘cut his teeth’ working as the Studio Manager of the legendary mastering facility, The Mastering Lab. There, his passion for music and education in Technocultural Studies, English and Philosophy from U.C. Davis intersected, blazing a path to a bright future in music. Since his TML days, Jaymes has carved out a career as a project manager for The Recording Academy – Producers and Engineers Wing and as an artist consultant and concert producer for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Singer Eric Burdon & The Animals. Coming full circle, he now is elated to reunite with his old pals from the TML days at The Bakery® to help facilitate the next generation of pioneering work in the field of audio mastering.

Aside from his work at The Bakery®, Jaymes is the founder/guitarist/songwriter of the – The Jelly – Ventura County’s 2017 Breakthrough Artist of the Year – as well a travel and whiskey enthusiast.

Jaymes has dedicated his life to the art & craft of creation, embracing the uncertainty of live performance, and strives to continually push his creative bounds as an instrumentalist and songwriter. Professionally he enthusiastically seeks to help others achieve their artistic goals in any capacity. He welcomes every challenge and opportunity afforded to him because each situation provides an opportunity for personal and professional growth, and every person as someone he can learn from.