Animation

If you’ve been wanting to take your career to the next level in the world of animation, this track is for you.  With years of experience and a wealth of knowledge, that’s unsurpassed in any voiceover conference.  VO Atlanta is about providing you with the tools you need for success.

Go ahead and click on their images below to read their bios and discover more about what they’ve been doing to get to where they are today.

Animation Presenters

Ned Lott

Ned Lott

Ned Lott is a freelance producer, voice director, and casting director. He has worked on feature related projects for Walt Disney Company, Pixar, Nickelodeon, Warner Brothers, and Universal, including Cars, Finding Nemo, Lord of the Rings, Coraline, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, At World’s End, three animated
features out of South Africa and France, and seven Studio Ghibli titles, including Hayao Miyazaki’s Oscar™-nominated theatrical release Howl’s Moving Castle.

He's worked with many of the industry’s top talent, including Christian Bale, Lauren Bacall, Shia LaBeouf, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Dakota Fanning, Anne Hathaway, Angela Lansbury, Geoffrey Rush, and Uma Thurman.

Jennifer Trujillo

Jennifer Trujillo

Jennifer Trujillo joined Walt Disney Television Animation in 2010 as a casting coordinator, cutting her teeth on series like “Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil,” “Motorcity,” and “Tron: Uprising.” She has since risen through the ranks to her current role as manager of casting, where she currently handles the creative casting and talent booking for multiple series on Disney Channel, Disney XD, and Disney Junior, including “Elena of Avalor,” “Mickey Mouse Shorts,” and “Vampirina.” Her other credits include “Wander Over Yonder,” “Pickle & Peanut,” “The 7D,” “Muppet Babies,” “Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja,” and “Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero.”

A graduate of the University of Southern California, Jennifer is a Los Angeles native who currently resides in Glendale with her husband, Travis, and their two rescue dogs, Rory and Freckles.

Heather Vergo

Heather Vergo

Heather is currently the VP, Director of Development of Atlas LA. She was tasked by Atlas to move out to Los Angeles 7 1/2 years ago to help develop and start up the new West Coast branch of the company. This included building the foundation of a positive public brand for the company by developing new relationships and engaging clients and buyers in the company philosophy, building new buyer relationships, growing and pitching new areas of business and carefully crafting a successful talent roster to invest in.
Heather built Atlas' Animation department from the ground up, as well as had a close hand and partnership with other agents in developing the Los Angeles commercial, video game, and promo/narration/trailer departments. Seven years later and four office expansions later, Atlas LA has 7 full-time employees and competes with the top LA Voice-over agencies.
Heather heads up the animation department and also works as an agent in the areas of promos, trailers, narrations and video games. She is passionate about developing talent and creating new business equally and enjoys the creative parts of agent-ing just as much as the problem solving and negotiating side. She believes in conducting business openly and honestly.

Elley-Ray Hennessy

Elley-Ray Hennessy

An award-winning, international dynamo of theatre, film, tv and radio! A friend to all things creative, Elley just finished shooting the new tv series,The Carter Files, playing author Charlotte Khyber; was recently nominated for the 2017 Dora Mavor Moore Awards for Best Actress for her performance of Margaret Thatcher in The Death of Mrs Gandhi; shot an 8- part mini series in Russia (which went to the 2017 Cannes Film Festival) called Insomnia; shot a feature film called Blood Honey which opened as part of The 2017 Toronto Film Festival; as well as recording the voice of Bubbles Beiderbaum for the upcoming Cat in the Hat Halloween Special with Martin Short; she also voiced the new animated feature film called Tabaluga playing Mythia the dragon; is the narrator of a new television series called Guilty Rich and currently voices a new National Subaru campaign.

Elley juried the 2017 Daytime Emmy's for Best Voice( and has juried the Emmy’s for over 10 years) and currently teaches voice at the University of Windsor (where she received an Honorary Doctorate of Laws for her contribution to Humanities and the Arts), Voiceworx, Theatre Ontario, Livingston Studios and MCS Studios, as well as teaching and speaking internationally ( most recently in Texas signing autographs, panel discussions and charity events at the Nightmare Nights Convention for her work as character-Mistmane in MLP). She will be doing conventions in Germany, the Netherlands, and China in 2018. Elley has a new exciting Netflix series coming up, in which she plays a nun who runs a girls Academy (NDA). Elley currently voices characters on My Little Pony, The Bagel and Becky Show, The Wide World of Wandering Wenda, Little Charmers, Camp Lake Bottom and Cyber Chase to name but a few.

She is publishing her second book of inspirations called Fly With Eagles after the first in the triptych called Butterfly Kisses, with Salt River Publishing. Elley believes in Magic and is an alchemist with words!

It’s Time to Get Intense

Animation is intense and filled with excitement and energy.  If you’re ready to jump in and get your adrenaline pumping, check out our presenters.  They are experts in the field and will push you forward in ways you’ve never imagined.