Actor, Singer/Songwriter, Voice/Acting, Dialect Coach
A professional voice, singing, dialect and acting teacher, Faith coaches Academy Award-winning actors and Grammy- winning recording artists. She works directly with major record labels, producers and film directors. Faith is also the voice coach for world-class executives, televisions hosts, YouTube hosts, podcast hosts, leaders, entrepreneurs and public speakers.
Faith is currently a faculty member at AMDA, The American Music & Dramatic Academy, Hollywood, CA. She was on staff at the Aaron Speiser Acting Studio for eight years, home to Will Smith and Jennifer Lopez; where she taught Scene Study, Acting Technique, Voice and Dialects.
Holding a Masters Degree in Speech Pathology/Voice Therapy, Faith did her internship at USC Medical Center, where she worked to diagnose and rehab their voice patients. She has been a guest lecturer in professional voice at California State University, Long Beach, and at Los Angeles City College, as well as working as a corporate speech consultant. Faith received her music and acting education at DePaul University and is a current professional singer and actor appearing in film and TV.
Faith created The Artist First Studio as a supportive environment founded with the belief that the Artist in you must come first. It all begins with your passion. Here at the studio we offer in-depth and focused training, which brings purpose and confidence into your work. She works with actors, singers and filmmakers from all over the world, fine-tuning their skills and talents, helping them to fully trust themselves as Artists and have the career they dream of.
In her own professional artistic life Faith has 25 years of experience singing and acting professionally in film, TV and Theater. She began her career in Chicago singing in nightclubs and working in theater before moving to LA in passionate pursuit of her art in film and studio recording. Faith recorded with legendary Grammy-winning producer David Kershenbaum among others, and sang the national anthem for a nationally televised Chicago White Sox game. She had a supporting role in the film “Bugsy” starring Warren Beatty and co-starred in movies for HBO, Showtime and TV shows, Beverly Hills 90210 and Full House. She most recently had roles in the feature films “The Heart of Christmas” and “Bakers Man.”
With a long list of professional clients, Faith can help up-level your skills to the highest professional level, but she is also available to work in private sessions with aspiring singers and actors. Her clients include Academy Award-Winner Marion Cotillard, Heather Graham, Jason Clarke, David Wenham, Corinne Foxx, Anna Diop, Eddie Van Halen, Erika Christensen, Music Producer Linda Perry, Director Michael Mann and Film/TV Producer David Milch.