A former Espanola resident is being recognized for his work in sound for various television series.

The Metalworks Institute of Sound and Music Production has presented a 2019 Alumni Award of Merit to Mike Ashton in recognition of his work in the sound department.

Ashton has worked on such award-winning series as Star Trek Discovery, Cardinal and Titans Netflix.

Star Trek Discovery was nominated for four International Emmy Awards this year including Outstanding Sound Design.

Read about all of Metalworks Institute’s 2019 Alumni Award of Merit recipients: https://metalworksinstitute.com/alumni-awards-of-merit-2019/