IMy professional background:
Mastery level certification in the Transformational Coaching Method.
Voice Coach and Professional Torch Singer
15 years experience coaching singers and speakers to gain confidence, strengthen their voice, and love the stage.
Performed my jazz & blues inspired torch music at the Halifax Jazz Festival, and various venues throughout Canada, United States, & the UK. Featured on CBC Radio Atlantic Airways. Recorded 5 CD’s with different ensembles including two solo recordings of originals and jazz standards.
The non-professional me (in no particular order):
crafty, arty-farty, woo-woo, queen fancy pants
Canadian (which means I can polite you to death)
imperfect, flawsome & un-cool-y earnest
communicates in sound effects and song lyrics
fabric, yarn, thrift shops & estate sates are my kryptonite
Francophile & Anglophile (loves pain au chocolate & high tea, French gypsy jazz & English period films)
dramatic, bossy, picky, I know what I want and I'm not afraid to ask for it
big hair, a big laugh, and big emotions
mother to one 6 year old tornado
wife to the silliest and most patient man