Larysa is a Glasgow based Director, Video Editor and Graphic Designer, with over 15 years' experience with a BA(Hons) degree from Edinburgh Napier University in Television Production. With credits including The Discovery Channel and Challenge TV, she has worked across a range of different genres from Music Videos, Promotional Videos, Live Events and Short Films.

Larysa has also been playing the accordion since she was 7 years old, competing in competitions around the world in both Classical and Digital categories. In 2009, she was awarded 2nd Place in the CIA Digital Category held in New Zealand. Larysa has also gained her diplomas from the British College of Accordionists, the LBCA Performers Diploma and ABCA(TD) and LBCA(TD) teaching diplomas.

Larysa is also a member of the Executive Committee for the National Accordion Organisation of United Kingdom, having held positions on the Music Committee and currently is the Minute Secretary. She also adjudicates competitions in the UK and is an examiner for the British College of Accordionists.

She loves working with the CMA as it allows her combine her two favourite passions - accordion & video production to help promote the accordion across the globe.