Biographical outline of Luanne Faulkender
Luanne White Faulkender is President of Act Now Acting Academy and Theatre Techniques for Executives, (TTE). Founded in 1992 and formerly Theatre Techniques for Business People, Inc., teaches new and exciting personal communication and presentation techniques for individuals, corporations and legal firms across the nation. The development of these acclaimed techniques
were sparked by and developed from the science of the performing arts industry.
A unique protocol has evolved including a Learning Sequence and communication tool and the discovery of how the physics of the human body and our use of its energy and the non-verbal language play a primary part in the dynamics of speaking, presentation and communication skills.
Because of its profound success, her company has been featured in Presentations Magazine, The Atlanta Business Chronicle, The Atlanta Journal/ Constitution, Fast Company Magazine and Harvard Business Management. Her company completed successful training workshops at the American Trial Lawyers Association conference and the Association of International Certified Public Accountants conference which received positive reviews in addition to the following.
A sample of her clients include:
BellSouth Cellular Corporation
Fortis Family Insurance
Georgia Power Company
The Coca-Cola Company
Johnson & Johnson
Georgia State University-College of Law
AT & T
Gwinnett County Board of Education
A book on all aspects of these profound communication techniques is being completed for publication and should be out in the near future!
Ms. White received critics’ praise for her portrayal of Sharon Lake in the stage play, Play It Again Sam, and has appeared in the television shows In the Heat of the Night, I’ll Fly Away and Savannah .
Luanne won awards for her marketing skills while an art director in the advertising industry. Additionally, she received awards for underwriting production given by the American General Life Insurance Company of Houston and New England Life Insurance Company of Boston and went on to co-own Financial Focus, a commercial financial brokerage company in Atlanta. Her clients submitted various projects in excess of four hundred million dollars.
Prior to TTE, Luanne was responsible for supervising over 200 members of a national networking organization in coaching them for speaking engagements, business advertisements, targeting key markets, and assisting members with energized and engaging presentations. She has served on the board of Sales & Marketing Executives of Atlanta, Women In Film and the National Association of American Pen Women-Atlanta Branch.
Luanne’s hobbies include egg design of Faberge influence, jewelry art, watercolor and acrylic painting, sculpture, acting, directing, writing and Texas Holde’m Tournaments. She lives in Viera, FL with her husband.