Ryan Johnson


Ryan Johnson is the Principal Engineer at ARK Studio. While studying Media Composition at Cal State University Northridge, he had the unique opportunity to work for James Horner and the music department on the films “All the King’s Men” and “Avatar.” This experience led him to continue his work as a programmer/mixer/engineer for composer Steve Porcaro (Toto) on the television show, “Justified,” which¬†was nominated for 8 Emmy Awards and won the Peabody Award in 2010.

During his time working there, he also toured with the Grammy winning band Toto internationally for three years as synth programmer/keyboard technician for David Paich and Steve Porcaro.