Our classes are taught by working broadcast professionals and are designed to help you improve your skills and your bookings.
Jodina’s career has spanned the dial from radio to TV. Her voice-overs have been heard on promos and commercials for clients including Nickelodeon, Home Depot, Hampton Bay Fans and PBS. You’ve seen her on TV hosting many an infomercial or as a traffic reporter in the sky and at the news desk. Jodina is a professional TV interviewer for CW 6 News. She is a producer and copywriter specializing in award winning radio commercials and also consults as a media and voice over coach.
Nicole began her 25-year film career producing television and radio commercials for national advertising agencies in LA & NYC (Mazda, Universal Studios, Farmers Ins, Denny’s, Mattel, Smokey Bear, Pfizer). Her feature film “To Save A Life”was distributed theatrically nationwide with Samuel Goldwyn Films and is currently released on Sony Home Video DVD. While in NYC she began a duel career as a voice over and film/tv actor, working the last 16 years in the LA/San Diego area as a professional actor in film, television, commercials (Postal Annex, SDGE, Jack In The Box, Intuit TurboTax), industrial (Nissan, Princess Cruise Lines, Volvo, PetCo, iHop) and video game voice over characters. (Ultimate X-Men, Top Model, Runaway2, Drakensang, Gunchest) She now develops all formats of media through FrancoCreative including music, publishing, radio, television, and film.
J.J. McLeod is a voice artist, singer, songwriter, producer and audio engineer who has over 20 years experience producing music, broadcast production and audio post-production. As owner of Different Drummer Studios, he has produced audio for thousands of commercials for clients like Ford, Toyota, Lexus, Petco, Olay, Bayer, Cox Communications and many others. He has recorded many celebrities like Tony Hawk, Richard Dreyfuss, Mary Steenburgen, and Crosby, Stills & Nash. He has also mixed hundreds of TV shows and movies for clients like ESPN, FSN and Fuel TV, as well as many projects for independent filmmakers. In addition, he recorded the entire dictionary for Meriiam-Webster. His expertise in recording and directing voice over projects has established Different Drummer Studios as one of the premier sound facilities in San Diego.
Matt Tolk is an innovative two time Emmy award winning videographer with more than 10 years of experience. He started his career in photojournalism, working for local and international news organizations but also has extensive experience in still photography. Matt’s known for being an effective and creative collaborator with a strong work ethic and unique eye.
Brent is a veteran multi-media journalist, broadcaster, producer, educator, author and actor with a passion to help others stretch their limits professionally, creatively and personally. A former CNN and Fox Sports Network talent, his book The Sports Guy: Scorecard Scribblings From An Ordinary Journalist (2nd ed, ebook, 2015) provides practical and inspirational tales for any aspiring creative. His documentary Real Live Angels highlights the power of volunteerism and the wonderful heart and soul found in the disabled community. For more info visit weber-creative.com.