What We Do
Founder, Ray Collins, a professional voice coach, actor, and professor of voice and speech, delivers customized instruction to improve your vocal delivery.
TrueVoice guarantees you will like the way you sound!
Whether you have a month to prepare or are facing a make-or- break presentation tomorrow, we’ll show you how to stay focused and deliver your content.
You Will Learn
Theatre-based techniques to become an effective communicator that speaks with your true voice.
How to express yourself with honesty, passion and confidence.
How to engage listeners, and deliver content in a clear, concise, and compelling manner.
How to improve your delivery in numerous formats from pitches and public presentations to keynote speeches.
How We Do It
Through personalized coaching sessions, TrueVoice provides the tools to help you perform at your peak. With specific vocal direction, we shape your message to the expectations of the listeners. Through individualized instruction, TrueVoice will improve vocal and facial expressions, master body language, harness your passion for the content, and instill confidence in your delivery.
Ray Collins’ expertise as a vocal presentation and dialect coach is sought after by entrepreneurs, business professionals, and theatre companies throughout the Triad. He has coached numerous startups while working with the Center for Creative Economy, Launch Greensboro, Forsyth Tech, and UNC Wilmington. TrueVoice is based in Winston-Salem, NC.
Ray has worked in the professional theatre in London, New York and regional theatres throughout England and the United States. He has taught voice and speech professionally in New York City at the American Academy of Dramatic Art, and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. Additionally, Ray taught vocal presentation at the State University of New York at Purchase. In North Carolina, his teaching credentials include Wake Forest University, Elon University, Catawba College and NC A&T. Ray is active as an actor working in film, theatre, commercials, and voiceovers.
Ray earned degrees from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and has an MFA in Directing from the City University of New York.
”Working with Ray was unbelievable, he helped me find my authentic voice, to speak confidently and speak as myself.”
“ He is very disarming, there’s no fear, a trust , and he gives you the confidence to deliver your message clearly and emphatically with passion. “
Founder, The Pepper Merchant,
“He is a wealth of knowledge in how to be present while you're presenting."
Founder, Animation Bee
“Working with Ray was so awesome in learning how to project my voice. When I go back in the classroom I can take that with me.”
Founder, Point Motion
“Ray was able to capture all those ideas floating in my head and make sure that I could articulate it in a way that was true to my passion, but also powerful as a business.”
“Helped me to speak better and to be able to speak in front of a big audience with confidence. “