Voice Feminization Coach: Kathe Perez
Kathe Perez is the founder and president of Exceptional Voice, Inc. She is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist who has focused her work on helping those in the transgender community to discover their true feminine voice through the use of her voice feminization training program.
Kathe has been working in the field for more than 25 years. She’s been helping people from all over the world with a wide range of voice issues, giving them the training and techniques as well as the tools and resources they need to become confident, self-assured public speakers.
In 1986, Kathe Perez got her Master of Arts degree from the University of Colorado-Boulder. She is a certified speech-language pathologist and a member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association.
In 1993, Perez undertook a doctorate program at the University of Colorado-Boulder to further her education in the areas of speech and voice motor learning. She is ABD (all but dissertation).
Since 2000, Kathe Perez focused her work on helping the transgender (TG) community to transform their voices – male to female voice or simply make their voice sound like a real girl. Through her extensive research and interaction with the transgender community, she developed an acclaimed voice feminization program called “The Nine Elements of an Exceptional Feminine Voice”. Her 30-Day Crash Course online voice feminization has helped thousands of transgender individuals all over the world who profoundly changes their voices dramatically.
In 2010, Kathe collaborated with speech pathologists and voice scientists at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. She also co-authored a number of scholarly articles for professional publications and has worked with a variety of experts on techniques and training for realizing one’s voice potential. One such collaboration was with noted voice coach Lynn Skinner for the voice feminization audio training series, Fundamentals of Your Feminine Voice, which has received international recognition and acclaim.
As a vocal coach specialist, Kathe offers a variety of speech, voice and public speaking training programs for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses and individuals – singers, actors, broadcasters, auctioneers, teachers and other professionals who depend upon their voices.
Nationally, Kathe has conducted customized workshops, seminars and training programs for professionals who wish to improve their voices.
Kathe Perez has taught graduate and undergraduate courses at the University of Colorado-Boulder, Metropolitan State College-Denver and the University of Northern Colorado-Greeley. Nationally, Kathe has conducted customized workshops, seminars and training programs for professionals who wish to improve their voices.
Kathe Perez has collaborated with scientists and performers from the Denver Performing Arts Centre on research projects and voice training seminars.