Judy is our wearer of many hats! She is the president of Community Impact Partners and High Impact Productions, and the creator of SwingShift and the Stars. Judy 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 traveled 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 36 years. They have twin sons, Mitchell & Cory, living in Brooklyn NY, busy in film and photography; and daughter, Marlee who attends Alma University.
Sherry has been involved with SwingShift and the Stars in some form since its inception in 2008 and has been officially working for SwingShift and the Stars 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 CIP. 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!
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.
A Traverse City native, Ashley comes to us with a background as a wedding planner, entertainer, and administrative assistant. She has performed locally for 20 years and has recently joined ReBooted, Remembering Patsy Cline, and of course SwingShift and the Stars! She gains most of her energy, enthusiasm, and passion as the mother of three wild and crazy boys – and is thrilled to pour that energy into Community Impact Partners!