art by: Jerome Lawrence shadow voices: finding hope in mental illness
Documentary Production : Production Team
The Documentary Production Team
Burton Buller, executive producer.
Buller is the director of Mennonite Media. He was formerly the director of Family Life Communications, Winnipeg, Manitoba, and founded two video/film production companies. He has produced such films such as The Amish and The Hutterites earning numerous CINE golden Eagle awards for his work.
Wayne Gehman, assistant producer and editor.
Gehman is a photographer who worked formerly for the Daily News Record in Harrisonburg, Va. He has been a video editor, photographer and producer at Mennonite Media since 1996.
Sheri Hartzler, associate producer.
Hartzler has worked for Mennonite Media for 15 years in a variety of roles, including leading the Internet team, writing and working with video productions.  She is also one of the founders of Patchwork Pantry (a local food pantry) and is booking agent for Ted & Lee TheaterWorks of Harrisonburg.
Melodie Davis, writer.
Davis has been a writer/producer for Mennonite Media for the past 26 years and is a syndicated columnist whose column appears in the Daily News Record and 12 other newspapers. She is the author of eight books, and editor of Valley Living and Together periodicals for Shalom Productions.
Mary Buller, production assistant.
Mary Buller is a graduate of Tabor College, Kan., a former elementary school teacher, and manager of a Ten Thousand Villages store in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is married to Burton and has served on the production team for Hunger No More: Faces Behind the Facts documentary for ABC TV and for other independently produced Buller Films productions.
Denver Steiner, intern.
Steiner graduated from Eastern Mennonite University in 2004 with a degree in Communications and minor in Computer Science. He started an internship with Mennonite Media in February of 2005, and will be helping with this mental illness documentary as well as the documentary’s website.