A speech should be like a lady's dress: long enough to cover the subect and short enough to be interesting.
- Anonymous

Randle Mell trained at The Juilliard School in New York City and is currently on the faculty at the University of Southern California. For over 35 years he has worked as a professional actor, teacher and speech consultant and has performed leading roles on Broadway, off-Broadway and in major theatres throughout the United States, Europe, and Australia. He has appeared in feature films, movies and series for television, and has been a visiting artist at Vassar College, Virginia Commonwealth University, Northwestern University and The University of Texas. Since 1997 he has coached a wide variety of professionals at such notable firms as NASA/JPL, Bear Stearns, Thomson, Disney, Northrop Grumman, UCLA Medical Center, Hilton, and many others. Mr. Mell lives in Los Angeles, California.