Speech Coaching Associate

John Armstrong is an associate speech instructor with over 10 years of experience in professional teaching and private coaching. His clients have presented, spoken, and interviewed with success at venues such as the United Nations, TED, Google, Citibank, PWC, Thomson Reuters, and disciplines including business, finance, marketing, tech, and more. John’s teaching combines his experience as a corporate instructor with the training of a classical singer and actor, the practices of chakra meditation and yoga, and his background as a director and film producer. John possesses a unique skill set that allows him to effectively integrate healthy voice and speech technique into the demands of professionals in every walk of life. John also has comfort with teaching dialects and the International Phonetic Alphabet, and he has successfully trained clients from all corners of the globe to communicate effectively in English. Interviews with John have been featured in Backstage Magazine, Fast Company Media, and in the book, Dancing with Voice, by renowned voice specialist, Joan Melton. John holds a bachelor’s degree in musical theatre and a master’s in acting from Indiana University and has served as professor, instructor, and teaching artist of acting, voice and speech, musical theatre, and Shakespeare studies at The New York Film Academy and in professional institutions and universities across the country. In addition, John is the co-founder and COO of Pigasus Pictures, LLC, an independent film company recognized as Cultural Visionaries in Film by NUVO Magazine for the work on their feature film, The Good Catholic, starring Danny Glover and John C. McGinley.