Judy is our wearer of many hats! She is the owner of High Impact Productions, the creator of SwingShift and the Stars, and she sings with both High Impact’s seven-piece country/classic rock band, ReBooted, and the ten-piece swing band, SwingShift. Recently, Judy sang with the wonderful Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra. She had the exciting opportunity of working with Terre Blair Hamlisch and renowned pianist, Kevin Cole in a tribute to the amazing to Marvin Hamlisch. Judy’s voiceover work can be heard in radio, television, and industrial training videos across the country. She received her teaching degree in dance from Indiana University. After college she travelled with a USO show, performing in Germany and Iceland. She then took a job as a choreographer for cruise ships and theme parks around the US and Canada. Judy joined the faculty of Interlochen Arts Academy in 1998 and remained there for twelve years, teaching Musical Theatre Dance and choreographing musicals such as Chicago, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Cabaret, Seussical, Carousel, A Christmas Carol, Fiddler On The Roof, and many more. She has been married to her amazing husband Brad for 33 years. They have twin sons, Mitchell & Cory, living in Brooklyn NY, busy in film and photography and daughter/dancer, Marlee who attends Interlochen Arts Academy as a dance major.
Thrilled to be a part of the High Impact Productions team, Leslie Bilbey brings years of musical talents and sales expertise to the work force. Having a background in vocal and piano performance and passion for her community, Leslie finds great satisfaction in her daily work with High Impact Productions. She loves meeting and working with the variety of community involved in SwingShift and the Stars, and entertaining crowds as a member in both bands, ReBooted and SwingShift. Leslie has 3 beautiful children that are the light of her life!
Sherry has been involved with SwingShift and the Stars in some form since its inception in 2008 and has been officially working for High Impact Productions since August 2014. Her eclectic career path including retail and commercial banking, various sales and chamber membership director has lead her to love the ever-changing and exciting world of HIP. Sherry’s home life keeps her and her husband Dan hopping with two energetic little boys. She is also a very proud “Marine Mom” to Aaron Lloyd!
Media and Technology Assistant
A newbie to the High Impact Productions crew, Allie is excited to put to use her degree in Mass Media with such a fun company! All the way from South Georgia, she graduated in 2016 from Valdosta State University. Allie enjoys using HIP’s social media to generate awareness and excitement for all the cool things the team is up to. And no wonder, she’s a millennial after all! She is having a blast being part of such a talented company!