Name: Erica D. Hayes

Title: Video Director | Lighting Designer | Lighting Console Programmer

I.A.T.S.E. 728

Contact:  | + 1 323.929.9560

Erica D. Hayes is a highly skilled and experienced Lighting Designer, Lighting Console Programmer, and Video Director with over 16 years of experience in the entertainment industry. As a dedicated professional, she has provided exceptional lighting design and programming for renowned artists such as The Isley Brothers, Faith Evans, Daniel Caesar, H.E.R., Khalid, and many more. Erica's passion for creative innovation and her ability to manage projects from conception to execution have led her to excel in the field, touring with world-class artists and bringing their performances to life.


As a member of I.A.T.S.E Local 728, Erica has contributed her lighting console programming expertise to various notable projects, including Netflix's "Chris Spencer Comedy Special," Nickelodeon's "That Girl Lay Lay" Season 2, Hulu's "The Drop Out" Season 1, and HBO's "House Party." Her work has also been featured in music videos for artists such as Doja Cat ft. The Weeknd, Saweetie ft. H.E.R., AJ Mitchell, and Iggy Azalea ft. Tyga.


In addition to her lighting design and programming career, Erica directs, produces, and edits documentaries, feature films, music videos, and commercials for worldwide distribution. Her work on KEM's "You're On My Mind" music video earned a nomination in the 44th NAACP Image Awards for "Outstanding Music Video," featuring Anthony Anderson, Goapele, and Bruce Bruce. With two feature films and over 56 music videos under her belt, Erica has showcased her filmmaking skills on various platforms, including MTV Jams, VH1 Soul, CentricTV, BET, and YouTube and Vevo with millions of views.


With Erica's extensive experience, remarkable skills, and passion for her craft, she is the perfect choice for your next project. Don't miss the opportunity to work with a talented professional who can bring your vision to life and elevate your production to new heights. Book Erica D. Hayes now and experience the difference her expertise can make.