Presented by Rena Cook
People form judgements about us the moment we open our mouths to speak. Rena will provide us with information about our own voices, how to look and sound authentic and present with confidence within any communication dynamic. She will arm us with knowledge and vocabulary for helping managers, sales personnel and employees to use voice more consciously and effectively.
Rena Cook, OU Professor Emerita, TEDx speaker, is a voice, speech and presentation coach. Through her consultancy Vocal Authority, she helps professionals who want to up their communication skills. She is the author of three books on the speaking voice, including Empower your Voice: For Women in Business, Politics and Life. She has a Master’s Degree in Voice Studies from London’s Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Her secret pleasure is voicing video game characters.