Shelley Calene-Black, born April 30, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas, is the English voice actor of the announcer from ep. 15, Yomi's mom from ep. 18, Eiko from ep. 19, and the nurse from ep. 24 of the Azumanga Daioh anime. She has worked for Funimation Entertainment/OkraTron 5000 and ADV Films/Seraphim Digital, known for her anime dub voices. She got into anime dubbing through theatre friends who did some work for ADV Films and urged her to audition. Aside from voice acting, she has also played live action roles, such as Maria Patterson in the Mariusz Kotowski-directed Holocaust film Esther's Diary (2010), as well as theatre work. Calene-Black has starred in anime such as Air Gear, Highschool of the Dead, One Piece, Princess Tutu, Neon Genesis Evangelion and Kaleido Star. For her work in 2012, she won the Behind the Voice Actors award for Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in an Anime Television Series/OVA as Hamyuts Meseta in Tatakau Shisho. She is 160 cm tall and sometimes goes by the name Eileen Dover.