Len Haynes brings over 25 years of experience in the music industry to San Francisco State University. He has had a long career as a music producer, recording engineer, songwriter and electronic musician based in Los Angeles. Over the decades, Len has collaborated, produced and performed with an eclectic variety of musical artists including: Nik Turner (Hawkwind), Lydia Lunch, Damo Suzuki (CAN), Simon House (David Bowie, Hawkwind), Brainticket, DJ Me DJ You, and Gary Numan among others. His songwriting compositions have been featured in various television shows and motion pictures worldwide including: Queer Eye (2005), The Babysitters (2007), and Ocean's 8 (2018) to name a few.
Len holds a M.A. and a B.A. in Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts from San Francisco State University, as well as an Associate of Arts in Cinema Production from Los Angeles City College. He teaches courses in video production, audio production, and electronic communication at SF State and other colleges throughout the Bay Area.