Hélène Matters – M.Ed., University of Queensland, Australia; M.M.in M.Ed., Holy Names University. Hélène served as Interim Director of the Holy Names University Music Department from 2003-2005, and joined the Kodály Summer Institute faculty in 2005. She has taught graduate and undergraduate musicianship and theory classes, and piano. In 2004, she served as co-chair of the national OAKE Conference in San Francisco. Hélène lives near Brisbane, where she directs a woman’s vocal ensemble.