Noriko Shitaya (Japanese: 下屋 則子 Shitaya Noriko) is a Japanese voice actress for the Pokémon anime.
Shitaya was born on April 22, 1982 in the Chiba Prefecture of Chiba City, Japan. As an adult, she became a voice actress and is currently affiliated with the talent agency 81 Produce. She became involved with the Pokémon anime during Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl. Two of her major roles were Santalune City Gym Leader Viola, and Serena's Pancham.
Other non-Pokémon roles
- Collin Jones (Emma: A Victorian Romance)
- Hanzo (Mirmo!)
- Himeko Kurusugawa (Destiny of the Shrine Maiden)
- Kasumi Tōmine (Alien Nine)
- Kuro (Kurokami: The Animation)
- Kyouko (Venus Versus Virus)
- Mimi (Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch)
- Nao Saotome (Massugu ni Ikō)
- Risako Niiyama (Linebarrels of Iron)
- Maosha (Gurren Lagann)
- Maya Yamada (Infinite Stratos)
- Sakura Matou (Fate/stay night, Fate/Zero, Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works)
- Lailah (Tales of Zestiria the X)