David Gutierrez was born and raised in Southern California. After graduating from a small preparatory high school in the San Fernando Valley, David discovered his passion for film his first year in college. Working hard with the hopes of transferring into a top tier film school, his dream came true when he was admitted into USC's School of Cinematic Arts program in the fall of 2011. Since then, he has honed his interest in sound and has graduated with a B.A. in film and television production in the spring of 2013. Currently working as a freelance production sound recordist and writer on the side, David has found his experience working inGrooming as an exciting and enriching chapter in his young career.