Meet The Crew

Meet The People Behind The Production

Valerie Whitcomb Producer img

Valerie Whitcomb



Valerie Whitcomb is a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter with 20 years experience in video production as well.

In addition to The Blueberry Farmer, she is also producing a web series and documentary about singer/songwriter Dianne Davison. 



Liz Ficalora – Original Music and Sound Editor

Liz Ficalora

Music Producer and Sound Editor


Liz Ficalora is a drummer, clinician, author, teacher, audio engineer, producer, and songwriter.  

As a writer, she is a First Place Award Winning Jingle Writer for Maxwell House Coffee.

She is a member of the Nashville Musicians Union, PAS, ASCAP/Writer/Publisher and Cubase Club.



Jill Sissel – Original Music

Jill Sissel

Original Music


Jill is an award-winning songwriter and has been writing and performing her acclaimed Americana/ Blues

music in the Nashville area for more than 18 years.

Jill’s talent and skills as a guitarist and vocalist show experience that is very hard to match.

 She has also opened shows for Dan Seals, Ty England, JoDee Messina and Tracy Lawrence.​


Alexia Anastasio – Fundraising and Marketing Consultant

Alexia Anastasio   

Fundraising and Marketing Consultant


Alexia Anastasio is an artist and filmmaker.

She is also a Marketing Consultant and Fundraising expert for The Blueberry Farmer. 

Alexia believes in magic, passion, dedication, and creativity.



Angie Schleicher – Graphics and Design

Angie Schleicher   

Graphics and Design


Angie Schleicher is a Marketing Consultant and a Virtual Assistant with a background in freelance website development, graphics design, and database administration.

Angie is an avid animal rights advocate, human rights advocate, and has a passion for art in all its many forms.

Her art has been featured in a few art shows in the Nashville area, including the nationally recognized Pancakes & Booze Art Show.  


Cloey Jo Walsh

Cloey Jo Walsh  

Camera Operator/ Videographer


Cloey Jo Walsh is a world traveling camera operator/ videographer, currently based Nashville, TN.  Her strongest attributes are her handheld camera operation, and her ability to maneuver herself to get the shot in difficult situations and circumstances.