Main Street Media

Lisa Gensheimer is an experienced feature and business writer, researcher and documentary producer. Her career spans 40 years in newspaper and magazine publishing, corporate communications, heritage tourism, and television. She and her husband Rich Gensheimer produce documentaries for national distribution, multimedia programming for the web, digital content and programming for humanitarian organizations. Lisa is the author of Pennsylvania Wilds: Images from the Allegheny National Forest, an illustrated history and fine art photography book featuring the work of photographer Ed Bernik. Her stories about history, food, travel and wine have appeared in publications nationwide.


Compelling Stories.  Words and images that make a difference.

For more then 40 years, Main Street Media has produced award-winning programming for public television, corporations, and non-profit organizations.

Veteran documentary photographer and cinematographer Rich Gensheimer has been creating images and telling stories for more than 40 years. He and his wife Lisa own Main Street Media, a production company producing documentaries for public television and programming for a variety of corporate, broadcast, humanitarian and travel/tourism industry clients since 1977. A versatile photographer, Rich began shooting for advertising clients and multi-image slide presentations and gradually made the transition to documentary photography and cinematography. In addition to his work with Main Street Media, he has managed the Media Services function at Erie Insurance Group for 25 years. Lisa and Rich reside in wine country along the shores of Lake Erie in North East, Pennsylvania.