Marisha Chamberlain is a documentary producer, as well as a widely published and produced novelist, playwright and librettist. She has served as executive producer, camerawoman, writer and editor for such clients as the Hazelden Foundation, the Minnesota State Bar Association, VocalEssence, and the Minnesota Department of Education. She has held fellowships from the Bush, Rockefeller, McKnight and Jerome Foundations and from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Kasey Payette is a writer and communications consultant specializing in helping artists and
organizations tell their stories. Her clients have included Merrick Community Services, Midwest Aids Training + Education Center, the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, Storyslices, and a variety of local artists. Her writing has earned her a Loft Mentor Series award in fiction and publication in several literary journals. In all areas of work, Kasey balances a keen eye for details with an intuitive sense of momentum and theme.

Ryan Siemers is Minneapolis / St. Paul based filmmaker, photographer, and designer. His background in architecture and urban planning has helped him hone an ability to make a strong presentation to a wide variety of audiences. Ever since he can remember, Ryan has possessed a mind for the art of storytelling. His passion to learn, grown, and innovate has driven him to be a pioneer in architectural cinematography and filmmaking in Minnesota.