Casey Phariss is the Director of Production at Oral Roberts University. Casey oversees the audio, lighting, visual and staging crews for all Mabee Center and ORU concerts and events. Casey also teaches Live Audio courses in the ORU School of Music as an Adjunct Instructor, helping to mold the next generation of audio engineers. Casey spent the early part of his career working with some of the giants in audio engineering working in New York City. During that time, he had the privilege to work on Grammy and Emmy wining projects such as Ray Charles - Genius Loves Company, and the 45th Annual Grammy Awards Telecast. Casey has worked on many live concert recordings for many of the music industry’s top performers including BB king, Madonna, The Dave Mathews Band, Jay-Z, Elton John, Radiohead, Britney Spears and many others. Casey loves exploring new and creative ways of providing the best production for every type of event. Casey is married to his beautiful wife of 15 years and has 3 adorable boys and a dog and spends his free time loving and spoiling them as much as possible.