ANN IMIG is the founder of the live-reading series and video sharing company LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER and editor of the acclaimed anthology LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER: What She Said Then, What We’re Saying Now (Putnam Books, 2015). A Stay-At-Home Humorist, Ann’s writing has been featured on sites like CollegeHumor, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, The Huffington Post and The Washington Post. National TV appearances include, NBC Nightly News and the webseries Battleground and The Louise Log. Ann’s blog ( has been named a Babble Top 100 Mom Blog, A BlogHer Voice of the Year, and a SheKnows Top 5 Funniest Mom Blog. Ann lives with her husband and children in Madison, Wisconsin.




1890460_10152286174607813_811292071_oBECCA FINLEY is the Director of Charleston’s LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER show. Becca’s mission is to help others recognize their own creative genius and thrive doing what they love. She’s the Chief Creative and Executive Director of This Is Noteworthy {tin}, an educational, multi-media and events nonprofit that bridges the gap between classroom and career for aspiring creative professionals. She is also the Editor in Chief and Publisher of Found Magazine, the Executive Producer of BalconyTV Charleston, and the EP/Director of Eclectic Evenings.


ANNA HARTMAN returns as producer to this year’s LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER show in Charleston. She is part writer, part blogger, part graphic designer. She combines all three on her personal web site and her blog In The Next 30 Days. She works as a freelance graphic designer. She loves being a mom, PTA member, and Girl Scout leader. And as a cast member of the inaugural LTYM, Charleston, she brings a personal and internet-savvy approach to the production.


Jennifer_BuddinJENNIFER BUDDIN is the Assistant Producer of Charleston’s LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER show. Jennifer is also the founder and president of Every Busy Woman LLC, a boutique publishing house specializing in print, web and social media projects of interest to women. She has been a Theatre 99 company member since 2002 and is a proud wife, smitten mother and enthusiastic community volunteer.


MeredithMEREDITH BETZHOLD is a native Virginian who relocated to the Lowcountry after marrying a dashingly handsome lifelong South Carolinian. She is a published writer and photographer, but in recent years, has taken a small hiatus in order to focus on being a working mother. When she’s not running around after her three year old son or sternly exclaiming “Hush, Lucy!” to her VERY vocal Goldendoodle, she is busy working in the local IT industry where she has become fluent in “speaking Geek.” She lives in Summerville with her husband (and BFF) Phillip and their son Whit.