Andrew Boyd currently serves as Sound Design Manager at Facebook, Inc., where he leads the Immersive Sound group within the Facebook Sound Design Team. Immersive Sound encompasses Facebook’s work in sound and music for AR, VR, and 360 media. Prior to coming to Facebook, Andrew worked for a decade as Audio Director at Electronic Arts. In over 25 years of professional interactive audio development, Andrew has shipped more than 35 games and interactive experiences across every major genre and every major platform, and his work has been nominated for multiple sound and music awards from BAFTA, TEC, AIAS, IGDA, and GANG. Andrew took a BA in Literature from the University of California at Berkeley, where he also studied Fine Art and Music, including work in music perception and cognition at CNMAT.