SHAUNA ANDERSON

LEAD & BACKING VOCALS

Shauna has been singing professionally since she temporarily set aside her studies at University of Vermont to tour the country with her hip-hop, funk, acid-jazz band Belizbeha in the 1990s. She completed her degree after 5 years of touring the country singing and performing with her band. She has played in numerous bands since then from cover bands to western swing, to jazz. In addition to No Reason To Cry, Shauna  performs with two different jazz ensembles: Coterie and Anderson, Mills and Maloney, and The B Side Band. Shauna, her husband, and their six kids live in Folsom and run a small winery called Andersonia in Camino, CA.

ANDREA "ANDEE" THORPE

LEAD & BACKING VOCALS

Andee has been singing in Northern California for over 35 years as a soloist of rock, jazz, classical, pop, country, standards, and show tunes , with vocal coaching from James E. Bryant (Redding) and Carrie Hennessey (Sacramento). Her 3.5-octave range has been featured in musical theatre throughout the region for over 25 years, with lead roles in productions of Mama Mia!, Evita, Cats, Hairspray, Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, and School of Rock the Musical (to name a few). Andee has a Master’s in Education and is a project and change management consultant by day. She also shares her gifts as a worship leader for her church and guest artist at several others. 

TIM GEACH

KEYS, HARMONICA & BACKING VOCALS

A resident of Elk Grove, CA, Tim Geach has been playing piano and keyboards for 20 years. He also plays the Hammond organ, accordion, and blues harp. A classically trained pianist, he is equally comfortable playing jazz, blues, r&b, and rock. He has played in a variety of area bands including several jazz combos and a big band, his own band Grooveyard, and 2 months out of the year he plays accordion in the Oktoberfest band The Alpenmeisters. He has also worked with Reggae artist Ras D.

GENO GUERERE

DRUMS & BACKING VOCALS

Geno has been playing drums for nearly 38 years and was influenced by Jeff Porcaro, also Steve Gadd, David Garibaldi, and Simon Phillips.  He has played with a variety of area cover and original bands like Red Union Blue, his own cover band Corner Pocket, and was a founding member of smooth jazz group 2nd Planet performing on their album “Beyond the Surface.”  Geno and his wife live in Elk Grove.

TIM OLSON

BASS & BACKING VOCALS

Originally from the Los Angeles area, Tim currently resides in Fair Oaks, California. While living in Southern California, Tim attended the Musicians Institute in Hollywood and was the bassist for several local popular pop and classic rock bands. Due to demands of his professional career (aka day job), Tim and his family relocated to Northern California in 1997. Since relocating to Northern California, Tim has recorded bass tracks for numerous projects and has been the bass player for several popular rock and roll and pop bands in the greater Sacramento area. He is a founding member and the current bass player for No Reason To Cry.