Rachel Hirshorn-Johnston

  • Certification Level: Associate
  • Geographic Location: BELGIUM, Antwerp (Naedts)
  • Languages: Danish, English
  • Specialization: Private Coaching Movement Speech & Dialects
  • Institution Name

Associate Teacher (2014)

Assistant Professor, Voice & Speech
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409
Freelance Instructor/ Private Coach
West Texas/Baltimore/Washington D.C.


Rachel teaches coursework in voice, speech, and movement at Texas Tech University. Her current research is rooted in Integrative Medicine and various Arts & Medicine initiatives. She also contracts as an actor and dialect coach with various national and regional theatres, while coaching privately and with non-profit, corporate, and government clientele. Previously, Rachel has worked with the undergraduate drama departments at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), Washington College, and the Community Colleges of Baltimore County (CCBC). Rachel is an active member of both VASTA (the Voice and Speech Trainers Association) and AEA (Actors’ Equity Association).

MFA The University of Missouri; BFA The University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Languages: Spanish, English
Specializations: Private Coaching, Movement, Speech & Dialects