The Team

The Talented Team At Big Picture Podcasting

Sheila Galligan


As co-founder of Big Picture Podcasting, Sheila Galligan pulls out her personal Rolodex, and books her clients on the most relevant and popular podcasts to reach their ideal audience. Sheila has helped hundreds of go-getter online entrepreneurs, coaches, authors, and speakers amplify visibility, community, and sales through the power of being interviewed.  Virtual Summits for top speakers such as Lisa Sasevich, and Alison McKenzie, have been created and managed by Sheila since 2012.

Sheila lives in the Twin Cities (MN), and in her down time she is attending local sporting events and enjoying lake activities with her six nieces and nephews and road-tripping with partner Keith. 

Lyssa Wales


As co-founder of Big Picture Podcasting Lyssa is an experienced podcast producer and marketer. With over 10 years of experience, she understands the importance of organization, time management, and the skill behind podcasting. Her skills behind the scenes in podcast launching, maintaining and marketing help her clients reach the success they desire. 

Lyssa lives near the Quad Cities (IL), and in her down time she is “picking up” another language (speaks 8, yes 8), plays video games, and spends time with partner Anthony.

Elyse Ayers

Team Lead

Elyse is a rising virtual assistant star who has taken her decade of experience as an executive assistant to the next level! She is highly skilled in data entry and form creation with the use of all things Microsoft, and an innovative social media content manager. She enjoys the thrill of tackling a wide variety of projects that challenges her creativity and allows her to impart a piece of her personality to her final product. She currently resides in West Virginia, and just welcomed her first child to the world! 

Jana Fanjul

Podcast Production Pro

Jana is our podcast production team leader for editing our clients’ podcasts and writing their show notes. Her great predisposition to work and continue learning remotely helps us to grow collectively and bring some extra fun to the team. Her favorite areas are coaching and culture. When she’s not editing, she’s studying contemporary art or running her own art podcast from the wine-region of Mendoza, in Argentina.