Meet the HIP Team

Judy Harrison

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.

Sherry Galbraith

Events Coordinator

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!

Bell Allen

The latest addition to the High Impact team; Bell is excited to be working with such a dynamic organization! She brings to the table a passion for people, a background in social work, event planning and the service industry. With an eye for detail, Bell helps behind the scenes to execute the big picture vision of HIP (aka herding cats).

There’s never a dull moment at home with her teenage son Gavin. She is also the proud momma to three children in college; Braxton, Demian and Jonelle, each in their own way making a positive mark on the world.

Allie Troutman

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!