Piper Payne is a Mastering Engineer at Coast Mastering, Northern California's premier mastering facility, where she works on albums for independent artists and major labels. She is the President of the SF Chapter of the Recording Academy and serves on the P&E Wing Steering Committee and the P&E Wing Advisory Council. She is also on the committee of the AES SF Chapter and an active member of the Women's Audio Mission. Piper is an audio professor and guest lectures often about mastering and recording. Piper has mastered music for many artists, including Madame (Kiran) Gandhi, Sioux City Kid, Fritz Montana, Beautiful Machines, Battlehooch, Headlander (video game), Emily Afton, Psychic Twin, Alexis Harte, Deer Park Avenue, Tumbleweed Wanderers, Abbot Kinney, American Lions, Alta View, Bed., Stalin, Travis Hayes, Vela Eyes, Higuera, Hundredth, New Diplomat, Brendan McCreary, Crashing Hotels, D Edward, Eagle Wolf Snake, Moetar, Bad Form, Gardens, The Boys After, Sabertooth Zombie, Mars Today, Makeunder, MC Rai, Owl Paws, Gay Paris, Real Numbers, Shawna Virago.