Meet Hannah Jones

Hannah Jones is Director and Head Teacher of Brisbane studio Speech and Communication Tuition. Hannah is passionate about the art of communication and elocution, and started Speech and Communication Tuition in 2005 with a mission and vision:

“To provide quality tuition to drive confidence and develop skills in effective communication and powerful presenting.”

Hannah’s love for public speaking began when she was a small child, actively participating in speech and drama classes all the way through her schooling life. She competed in Eisteddfods, performed in productions, was on the debating team, sat exams, and even participated in Japanese public speaking competitions – any opportunity to be up on stage! Read More

Alice Houlahan

Alice began her journey with Speech and Communication originally as a student 12 years ago and after completing her Voice and Communication Certificate through AMEB Queensland in 2015, she then transferred her passion for Speech from behind the desk to in front and is an integral part of our teaching team. Alice also holds an Associate Diploma in Studio Teaching from the International Music Examination Board (Speech and Drama) and is working towards completing her Australian Speech Communication Association Diploma in 2018.

Having recently completed her speech exams, Alice brings an approach that is fresh and relatable, and the benefits to students from her teaching style are immeasurable. Ali has also been studying a double degree in Law and Business (in which she won a scholarship through QUT in 2017) and has recently changed to Journalism and Communication after an experience working on Channel 9’s TODAY show. Ali is passionate about public speaking and her favourite part of the program to help students find their voice and think on their feet.

Gabrielle Hollett

Gabby is another Speech and Communication graduate, having completed her Voice and Communication CVCA in 2016. Gabby is currently studying Speech Pathology at ACU and brings her knowledge of speech development, phonetics and speech disorders into our classes.

Elyse Jade

Elyse is a qualified school Drama Teacher with additional qualifications in Literacy. Elyse brings experience in performance, having featured in various productions and performances throughout her career. Elyse brings so much energy into each and every one of her classes and her passion is in poetry and characterisation.