Free online training for NCFCA coaches and students

Level-up your understanding of interpretation blocking

NCFCA Webinar Series Interpretation

Guest Speaker

Heather Neumann—NCFCA Parent and Coach

Guest Speaker

Kristi Eskelund—NCFCA Parent and Coach

What to Expect


Guest Speaker Presentation, Giveaway, and Live Q&A

This presentation will walk through the elements of blocking and characterization including:

  • Building a character profile
  • Considering physical elements of blocking
  • Considering facial expression elements of blocking
  • Considering vocal elements of blocking


Heather Neumann is an NCFCA parent and coach. Heather says, "There is a power your voice has, it has the ability to make a lasting impact, all you have to do is use it!" Heather is also a speaker coach for a TedX and has taken on adult clients. She is the founder of Lasting Impact! and has been blessed to have coached thousands of students (even National Championship speakers) throughout the nation.

Kristi Eskelund has been a classroom teacher and speech coach for public high school before working with NCFCA students over the last few years. Her family has affiliated with three different NCFCA regions due to active duty military service. Kristi has also taught workshops and camps in addition to coaching widely in and out of region in preparation for the competition season. “I love seeing kids really grow through hard work, careful study, and active competition. They emerge more enlarged, and it is an honor to be part of that growth.”


Thursday, November 15

  • 6:00pm - 7:00pm (CST)

This is a live online event. You only have one chance to join our LIVE Q&A. We start in. . .