Michael Payton

Writing • Visual Arts • Audio


Work experience
May 2005 - Dec 2015

Pepperidge Farm


Lafayette, IN

Mar 2004 - Dec 2014

Hoosier Surf Records

Hoosier Surf Records, Producer/Engineer. Lafayette, IN Produced music for a variety of clients and other engineers/producers Engineered albums to maximize quality and lessen cost Arranged, recorded, edited, and played a variety of instruments on records for local artists Live sound for local events
Sep 2010 - Feb 2011

Production Associate

Subaru of Indiana Automotive
Production Associate. Lafayette, IN Inspected and repaired defects on freshly painted Subaru car bodies Attention to detail in making sure the finish had no blemishes
Aug 2009 - Mar 2010

Area Wide Protective

Indianapolis, Indiana
Area Wide Protective, Crew Chief/Flagger. Indianapolis, IN(Relocated.) Redirected traffic around road construction via traffic channeling devices(cones, barrels, etc) Demonstrated leadership when redirecting traffic to safety Adapted to continually changing working conditions


2013 - 2015

Purdue University

- Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing

- GPA: 3.03 / 4.0

2007 - 2013

Ivy Tech State College

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