About the Filmmaker

Sheryl Matthys
Producer, Talent

Sheryl brings a unique blend of experience to Subway Baby. Throughout her career, Sheryl has served in front and behind the camera as an actress, TV/radio host & personality, and producer of TV reality pilots and this documentary. She’s also been an adjunct professor at the Univ. of Notre Dame, St. Mary’s and Indiana University-SB.

As a speaker, and best selling author, Sheryl delivers a high-energy motivational message based on the movie’s message, The 3Cs of Life.  Her engaging style as The Empowerment Coach delivers sage advice and fun to propel women in life and business. Entrepreneurs may even take part in “Successful Women Made Here”  teleseminars and events to gain the tools to prosper.

View her acting reels at Lights Camera Talent.

As Founder of Leashes and Lovers® Sheryl Matthys is The Dog Expert® and The Dog Lovers Matchmaker.  She talks with dog lovers about how their dogs impact their lifestyle and relationships. Leashes and Lovers, is an online dog lovers club where you can establish friendships, and/or relationships or browse a pet-friendly business directory.  Sheryl is also author of the Best Selling book, Leashes and Lovers: What Your Dog Can Teach You About Happiness.

See The Dog Lover’s Matchmaker Pilot

And, Her Dog Lovers TV pilot, Heads or Tails received national attention in:

    • “Pitch to America” on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno
    • 2nd Place NATPE Bootcamp
    • Top four in the NY Television Festival Reality Division
    • Top five in the LA Television Festival Reality Division
    • Finalist in the Long Island Big Fish Festival

Sheryl is the mother of 2 young children and has lived in Indiana, Kentucky, New York and Paris, France.