Meet the Team

ELENA MILIARESIS

ELENA MILIARESIS

Director – Producer - Writer

Iraq War Veteran spouse and filmmaker Elena Miliaresis created the documentary While Time Stands Still which reveals the untold perspective of what it is like to be a family during wartime. Her film aired on PBS SOPTV.

Elena’s previous experience includes directing and producing documentaries, news, reality, and biographies for television, including casting the Lifetime show Coming Home, producing, writing, and directing at E! Entertainment’s True Hollywood Story, and producing at ABC News: World News Tonight with Peter Jennings, Good Morning America, Nightline, and World News Now.

From appearances on NPR and PBS to presentations at universities and Veterans organizations, Miliaresis uses her unique position as a spouse, filmmaker, and expert in the subject of family deployment to educate both families and professionals to help perpetuate healing.

JASON SHUMWAY

JASON SHUMWAY

Editor

Jason Shumway has been working at E! Entertainment for the past six years. Jason has edited more than eighty episodes of the Emmy nominated True Hollywood Story. Shows have ranged from Friends to THS Investigates: Curse of the Lottery. Jason has also edited for NBC and G4TV. In addition, he is co-owner of Frontier Studios.

COLETTE DELACROIX

COLETTE DELACROIX

Writer-Associate Producer

Colette Delacroix is a writer, producer, actor who has been working in the entertainment industry for over twenty years. Colette is also the artistic director of The Against Type Theater Company, whose mission is the elimination of stereotypes from creative media.