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I am sure if I told my audience that I had gone to a “voice coach” they would have said “You? Why would you Lisa need help with your voice – it’s loud, it’s powerful and you speak all day long – isn’t this part of your job?” Yes, the answer is yes – that I do speak probably more than I even have the energy for, but Arthur is not just a voice coach. Arthur is something more of a Master, or Head Chef of a five star restaurant – I didn’t seek him for my sound but more for my presence – and for assistance with my presentation in all forms of media. Working with Arthur and incorporating Vocal Awareness into my every day existence has helped me become consistently focused, committed and clear.

Arthur Samuel Joseph M.A., founder and chairman of the Vocal Awareness Institute, today is widely-recognized as one of the world’s foremost authorities on the human voice. A renowned teacher/mentor, Mr. Joseph’s mission is to Change the World through Voice. His trademarked, proprietary voice and leadership training program, Vocal Awareness,™ is designed to teach Communication Mastery through a disciplined regimen of highly- specific techniques designed to cultivate an embodied and enhanced leadership presence, as well as personal presence, through body language techniques, vocal warm-ups, and storytelling skills. What emerges is an integrative and integral communication style. read more