Now that our First Annual Video Giveaway Blueforest Gives Back has officially stopped accepting applications, we are excited to announce the judges panel. These judges will be responsible for reviewing and voting on which local nonprofit will be the winner of our giveaway!
Jay Shaprio is the voice on many of our projects. He is an outstanding voice talent and semi-retired Senior Technical Writer with over 30 years of experience designing, writing, illustrating and narrating processes, procedures, tutorials, and both internal and customer-facing product documentation and audio communications.
Michele Reynolds is an expert in social work and is currently working at Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community, a nonprofit organization that provides retirement services to older adults. She has extensive volunteer experience and she enjoys working with Meals on Wheels and Race for the Cure.
June Sadler is a filmmaker with many specialized skills in photography, short films, documentaries, music production, performance and writing. Currently she is working on The Future People, bringing together children of diverse backgrounds to empower them to become peacemakers.
Ammon Ehrisman is the Blueforest Creative Director, bringing over 15 years of experience creating HD videos and graphics for businesses throughout the country. He has produced many diverse and unique award-winning videos for clients while here at Blueforest and he enjoys volunteering with his church.
Kathy Langfield is the VP Operations of the Blueforest Team and keeps us all on track. She is a professional MBA with a background in business, nonprofit and environmental fields. She has worked for Blueforest Studios since its inception as Atlantic Creative and Kathy oversees finance, operations, and marketing. She is on the Meredith College Alumni Board, Triangle AdFed Board, and long time Special Olympics of NC volunteer.
Marguerite LeBlanc is the bookkeeping part of the Blueforest Team since summer of 2012. She has worked for nonprofit and for-profit organizations ranging in size from two to several thousand employees including local and national nonprofits and several publishing companies. Her experience includes fundraising, sales, marketing, event planning, and office administration.
Our judges will be reviewing and choosing the top 10 finalists within the next few weeks, so stay tuned!