Instructor/Clinical Faculty
School of Music

Kevin Guarnieri is the Director of the Millitrax recording studio.

Kevin has a B.A. in Business Management from Radford University in Radford, VA and an A.S. in Recording Arts and Sciences from Full Sail University in Orlando, FL.

Kevin came to Millikin in 2014 from Madison Media Institute in Madison, WI where he was the Lead Instructor of the Recording and Music Technology for the previous four years.

Mr. Guarnieri started his professional career at Westlake Audio in Los Angeles in 1999. After working as an assistant engineer, he became a freelance recording engineer and digital editor in 2001. Kevin engineered many albums from 2000 to 2010 working with a diverse group of recording artists including: Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, Whitney Houston, Mick Jagger, Boyz II Men, Alanis Morissette and Carole King among many others.

As of summer 2016 Kevin maintained his certification in Avid Pro Tools at the expert level in Pro Tools version 12. He has been a Pro Tools Certified Expert for more than five years.

Kevin is a voting member the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) and participates in the Grammy awards voting process annually. Mr. Guarnieri strives to instill a broad knowledge of recording (studio & mobile), editing and mixing techniques into his students that will prepare them for a successful transition into the recording industry.