The Video Storytellers

Barb Sutton

Interviewer and creative director for content. Barb is a graduate of Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education. (Major in Health & Physical Education, Minor in Library Science, Minor in History & Minor in Industrial Arts.)   She also holds a Masters Degree in Health & Physical Education & 30 hours past the Masters Degree in Library & Media Services. 
Barb was a Health & Physical Education Teacher @ Roehm Junior High in Berea, Ohio and Head Librarian for North Ridgeville City Schools, Ohio.   She is a professional storyteller, newsletter editor, member-at-large, and active member of the Western Reserve Association for the Preservation and Perpetuation of Storytelling (WRAPPS).
Barb is also President of the Lorain County Retired Teachers Association and President & newsletter editor for the Lorain Branch of the American
Association of University Women (AAUW) - 2015 - 2017 & Vice-President of the North Ridgeville Arts Council - 2015-2016.  She performs her Tales in many states & countries.  Check her Storytelling Website @






 Andre Leblanc Sr.

Videographer, digital editor, and director of technical aspects of the program. Andre is an Ohio University Journalism graduate.  He completed the Defense Information School of TV and Radio Broadcast Officer Course while serving his Country in the Army Branch of the Military.  He has commercial braodcast experience working as a floor cameraman and control room director/switcher.  He is an active member of the Cleveland Photographic Society, where he is now a judge of photographic works from many different venues & perspectives.







Jeni Gibson

Producer and manager for the Video Storytellers.   Jeni is a graduate of the University of Akron.  She is a registered Nurse Educator and Director of a large nonprofit professional organization of licensed practical nurses, nursing assistants, and caregivers.  Jeni works extensively with groups and organizations in Ohio and neighboring states.  She is held in high regard by her peers and many other associations for her fine work in the field.





Jimmy Sutton

Jimmy attended Kent State University, Youngstown State University & finished his College career at Virginia Marti College, with an associates degree in Graphic Design & Commercial Art.  He has proven to be a Jack-of-All trades by videotaping & editing shows, along with setting up shots & working with individuals, to put them at ease in front of the camera.   However his strongest  talent is in the Design work for the majority of our dvd's for the television shows we have produced.  He is an extremely talented addition to our group of dedicated workers.