Susan Terra


Voice Description

Bio Relatable. Soundly Sustainable. And a Real Natural at Sounding Natural.

E mail:
Phone: 612- 88- TERRA
I am an Athlete, a Mom, a Business Owner, a Daughter, a Community Leader, an Artist, a Homeowner. I understand how to touch people with my words, reassure them, convince them, educate them, thank them.

Please contact me about your project, day or night and lets work together.

Commercials/ National Brands
Upbeat, natural, knowledgeable, luxurious and sometimes a little sexy, Read with a knowing nod, a quick wit or a wry smile.
Clients Include: Disney Interactive, Hershey's Kisses, Intel, Walmart, Target, Slate Chase Credit Cards, Calphalon, Kitchen Aid, Farberware, Automobile Club of America, Fiberon, Marvin Windows, Arithmetic Skincare, Bio Oil, and more….

Commercials/ Family Friendly
Keeping it real, friendly and fun.
Clients Include: Denver Zoo, Panda Tree, Discovery Education, Hawthorne Flooring, Print Austin Ballet, Gen 7 Pets, Pet Supermarket,

Commercials/ Hip and Young
Reaching a younger consumer at their own level with an authentic style
Clients Include: Reality Fitness, International Dating, Konjac Sponge for Arithmetic Skincare Men’s line, BrideDesign and more….

Commercials/ Organic/Natural Products
To speak to the informed consumer- you need to KNOW the way they think- Susan understands the informed consumer because she shares their values. Clients Include: Nutrition Smart, Arithmetic Skincare, Growing Domes, Family Flora and more…

Commercials/ Healthcare, Wellness
Believable and sincere/ Caring and reassuring... THATS what it takes.
Clients Include: Implantable Ports/ Lifeguard, Meritus Medical, My Brain Solution, National Nurse Appreciation Campaign, Tennessee Orthopedic and Spine Center, EASE Surgical Tutorial, Exclaim TV, more…

Commercials/ High End Luxury Products, Real Estate and the Arts
Susan delivers with a wide range of styles from warm, sultry and alluring- to hip and fresh.
Clients Include: Sotheby's International, Jet Smarter, One World Trade Center, Westin Resorts, O’Hare Airport, Pannier Champagne, Austin Ballet, Sage Hospitality and more…

E Learning/Tutorials and Education:
Clear, concise and professional delivery for adult learning and manuals. Natural, encouraging and smooth for children’s learning.
Clients Include: Discovery Education, Wisconsin Project- Weapons of Mass Destruction Training Manual, EASE Surgical Tutorial, Global Language, Providence Employee Manual, Cotivity, RR Donnelly, CUBE Management Software, Akoonu and more

Narration/Explainer - Corporate/Tech /Banking/Industrial
Smart, professional quality that is easy to understand- even with the most technical content. Whether a slow and focused read or a high-energy push that beams with enthusiasm- Susan delivers. Clients Include: American Express, Merrill Lynch, Intel, Lockheed Martin, Boise Cascade, Oracle

Narration/Explainer: Insurance, Healthcare
The voice of many insurance registration videos, and healthcare campaigns Susan brings an easy smile to professional content.
Clients Include: Procorolan, Medicity, Zoetis, Eliquis, Guardian Insurance, Liberty Mutual, Humana, Cotivity, Shriners Hospital National Campaign and more…

Narrations/Documentary Film/ Awards and Presentations
Smooth, confident and pleasing- Susan is no stranger to on-camera parts as well as off camera narration.
Clients Include: Trine Films- The House, The Hand and The Hatchet- Odyssey of American Sculptor James Surls-Susan is On Camera Interviewer and narrative voice of the film, Georgia Tech IBB 20th Anniversary, AMIT Gala Event, Kimberely Clarke Annual Award Video, Eliquis Annual Meeting Awards Video, and more….

IVR Phone Systems: Warm, Inviting and Clear
Welcome your clients with a hip, sophisticated voice that delivers your message with warmth and grace.
Clients Include: Turbo Bridge-Voice for Telephone Conference System, Cotivity -Entire Company, IVANS Headquarters/ Remote Offices, CUBE Headquarters and more…

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• I have Source Connect in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Denver, Colorado, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Confident, Kristin Wiig, Julia Roberts, Girl Next Door, Smart, Sassy, Friendly, Trusted, New Yorker, Funny,

My Voice Experience


Partial Client List:
Hershey's Kisses
Discovery Investigation
Discovery Education
AAA (Automobile Club of America)
Slate Chase Credit Cards
Kimberley Clarke
Marvin Windows
Hawthorne Floors
Nutrition Smart
Family Flora
Pet Supermarket
Gen 7 Pets
Arithmetic Skincare
Farberware Ceramic Cookware
O'Hare Airport
One World Trade Center
Liberty Mutual
Austin Ballet
Denver Zoo
The Westin Resorts
Colorado Office of Resource Efficiency
Southern Tennessee Orthopedic and Spine Center- Joint Campaign
Texas Department of Health- Full SNAP Campaign
Oracle Mobile Cloud
O'Hare Airport
Kitchen Aid
Kimberly Clarke
Sotheby's International
Fiberon- Composite Decking
Champagne Pannier- France
Pitney Bowes
Exclaim Health TV Portal
Daktronics Digital Advertising and Scoreboard SystemsCUBE Management Software
Boise Cascade
Lockheed Martin
Sage Hospitality

My Training

I have a BS from Syracuse University where I was a pre med student (Graduating with a degree in Dietetics) which gives me a strong background in technical and medical terminology.

Coaches/ Training
*Kate McClanaghan; Sound Advise , Los Angelos, California
*Jeff Finney; Big House Studios, Chicago, Illinois
*Nancy Wolfson ; Braintracks Audio, Los Angeles, California
*David Goldberg; Edge Studios, New York, New York

My Studio Equipment

Professional In Home Studio with Source Connect , Phone Patch and Superior Sound Treatment and Equipment

Additional Skills

"Susan is true professional and a pleasure to work with! She consistently demonstrates her passion/talent for providing outstanding voiceovers during her recording sessions. She is attentive to our client’s needs and works diligently to get the style/tone/pace correct for each session.  And, in case you have not listened to her samples, her voice is amazing. 
Julio Hernandez – Martopia   

"Susan made my project a breeze. She delivered quality, accurate reads on time and was super responsive when there were script revisions. Plus her voice is amazing!"
Val Anderson Head of Production, BicMedia

"Working together with Susan has been effortless. Her experience and ideas add to the work and makes the whole process enjoyable."
Taylor Crouch, Multi-Media Specialist at South Carolina Educational Television

"From the ease of negotiations to last minute pickup sessions Susan not only was a stellar talent to work with, she also had a refreshingly positive and fun personality. I now keep Susan’s demo at the ready!"
Kristin Edgell, Writer / Producer Image Factory Silver Spring MD
"We and our clients have used her and her "real person" delivery style to voice commercials for some of the biggest brands in the world. If you're looking for someone to keep it real, Susan's your girl."
Eric Singer, Partner at Coupe Studios

"I have had the privilege of working with Susan on a recent spot for a foreign client that needed a quick turn around. Her professionalism, can-do attitude and talent helped us deliver the spot we needed in record time. We were very happy and the client was thrilled."•
Hiawatha Bradley, Director KCETLINK TV

• Bryon Rossi, Producer - Detroit, MI

“Susan does a great job connecting with the vision of the project. She is versatile, professional, and most important – she is kind. She’s a first-call voice actor for us.”
Bryon Rossi, Producer, Kensington Church Group

"Susan was a pleasure to work with throughout the project - from clearly helping our client determine the tone of voice to use and collaborating throughout the project to help realise the client’s vision. Susan remained positive, patient and acted extremely quickly throughout the project to ensure a swift delivery"
Emily Stewart- Smith, Studio Manager, Signal Noise, London

Payment Methods Accepted

• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

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Commercial Demo- Up Beat

Commercial Demo-Serious

Explainer Demo

Commercial Demo -Friendly

Corporate Training Narration Demo

Medical and Technical Narration Demo

Nature, Real Estate Narration Demo

Documentary Demo

Medical Explainer/Training

E Learning Demo

Live Announcer Demo