Gaelynne Pound

Gaelynne Pound, Speech, Drama,Teacher, Nelson

Gaelynne Pound

Public speaking, Speech and Drama

L.T.C.L; A.S.B. (public speaking); Cert.Eff.Spkg (Lon); C.S.C.A (Aus)


Gaelynne has been teaching since the early 1980s. In 1989 she was awarded the Hugh Jansen NZ scholarship for Drama, which enabled her to study in London. Gaelynne is also a published poet and playwright and performs regularly at Nelson Poets Live.

Skills and expertise

Gaelynne teaches all age groups from children through to adults – both individuals and groups. Students are able to sit exams with Trinity College London and NZ Speech. Should they wish, there are also many other performing options such as the University of Otago Sheilah Winn Shakespeare in School Festival, student concerts, and many other opportunities that arise.