Portland has lent her voice to commercial and corporate voice-overs for over 15 years. Her clients include: Fidelity, Hewlett-Packard, Dunkin' Donuts, WCVB-TV, the American Red Cross, Prentice Hall, Perkins School for the Blind, Appleseed’s, Project Safe Neighborhoods, Genzyme, Mellon Financial Corporation, Biogen IDEC, Jenzabar, Lightbridge, Lahey Clinic, California Dental Board, National Education Association, Milton’s, Delmar Thompson, UTC Power, Trinity College, Creation Project, Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, DePuy, Chittenden Bank, Cambria Consulting, Sugarbush, Vermont Public Television, and more.
She announced for WGBH Radio in Boston, reading news, grantor credits, and weather reports during NPR programs such as All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Marketplace.
She's the host of the acclaimed podcast about the Boston Strangler murders, Stranglers ( https://soundcloud.com/stranglerspodcast ), and she's also the host of the Kripalu Perspectives podcast for the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. Her podcast interviews with leaders in the natural health and wellness movement like Deepak Chopra, Dr. Mark Hyman, Stephen Cope, Marilu Henner, Sarah Susanka, Christina Baldwin, and Jason Crandell can be heard here: