Houston, Texas, US
Resonant, authentic baritone voice and vocals. Warm and accessible for one project, authoritative and crisp for the next.
Neutral Middle American accent, but with performance experience in Jersey, Southern, Cajun, Jewish and Russian accents.
English, French (Creole)
Creole, Patois, North American, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes)
Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)
Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Jingles, Movie Trailers, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
--Since 2010, “the voice” of L’auberge Casino Resort — on its website and its ongoing “The Taste of L’auberge” video series (L’auberge Casino Resort of Lake Charles).
--United Way “You Can Be a Hero” 30-second TV spot (Healthy Image, 2013).
--United Way campaign recruiting video (Healthy Image, 2013).
--“Calcasieu Courthouse: A Colorful History” 30-minute TV documentary (C-GOV Productions, 2012).
--“Chennault International Airport” 30-minute TV documentary (KVHP-TV, 2012). Also Writer, Co-Producer.
--National Lung Cancer Partnership 30-second TV PSA (Healthy Image, 2011).
--Booda’s Bistro Restaurant 30-second radio spot (Cumulus Broadcasting, 2011).
--Louisiana National Airshow 30-second radio spot (Cumulus Broadcasting, 2011).
--Chennault International Airport 30-second radio campaign (Cumulus Broadcasting, 2011). Also Writer.
--SportsChest point-of-sale video for college-logo grilling accessories in three-state Bed Bath & Beyond campaign (Killer/Mind Marketing, 2010).
--Reporter for 30-minute health/lifestyles program (Healthy Image and KPLC-TV, 2011). Segments included “Wines and Pairings”; “Bodily Oddities,” a humorous “Twilight Zone”-style take on the of the human body; “Phobias”; and “Outdoor Grilling.”
--Investigative Reporter for story on developer with controversial multimillion-dollar economic proposal, revealing his failed efforts in other cities (KPLC-TV, 2010). The proposal was rejected by the city and withdrawn.
--Reporter for story explaining tax proposals up for vote in local elections (KPLC-TV, 2010).
--Panelist for live public forum for U.S. Senate candidates (KPLC-TV, 2008).
--Panelist for live in-studio forum for U.S. House of Representatives candidates (KPLC-TV, 2008).
“Envoy to the Middle World: Adventures in Diplomacy” by Ambassador George McGee
“A Man Remembers” by Mordelo L. Vincent, Jr.
Oklahoma (Jud Fry), Lake Charles Symphony/Masterworks Chorale
Fiddler on the Roof (Mordcha), A.C.T.S.
Evita (Peron), Lake Charles Little Theatre
The Odd Couple (Oscar), Lake Charles Little Theatre
Taley’s Folley (Matt Friedman), McNeese State University
Marat/Sade (Marat), McNeese State University
God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (The Voice of God), McNeese State University
--Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication, McNeese State University.
--Visiting Lecturer in Mass Communication at McNeese State.
--Performance workshop training with actor Patrick J. Cronin ("Seinfeld," "All in the Family," "Splash").
--Performance workshop training with actor Beatrice Colen ("Happy Days," "Wonder Woman").
--Dialect training with Dan A. Plato.
--Soloist with Lake Charles (La.) Symphony.
Computer & Software
mp3 via e-mail
Voice Over Clients
L'auberge Casino Resort
Chennault International Airport
Louisiana National Airshow
Vincent Oil Co.
McNeese State University
SOWELA Technical Community College
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