Rena Cook, MFA, MA

speaker, author, voice-, speech- and presentation coach

About Me

My name is Rena Cook. I am the president of the Tulsa chapter of IAW. I am also a TEDx speaker, author, voice-, confidence-, presence- and presentation trainer/coach and founder of Vocal Authority, where I work with professionals who want to develop more dynamic, expressive and authentic voices. My book Empower your Voice: For Women in Business, Politics and Life is available on I am Professor Emerita of Voice, Speech and Dialects at the University of Oklahoma. I have an M.F.A. from the University of Oklahoma and an MA in Voice Studies from London's Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. I am currently involved with the National Speakers Association and the Voice and Speech Trainers Association, from whom I received the 2015 Service Award for 25 years of service to that organization,. I am passionate about charitable organizations such as Sally's List, Youth at Heart, March of Dimes, American Lung Association. My hobbies and interests include walking, yoga, biking, movies and theatre.

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