Bethany has been a member of the MPO since 2015 and joined the board of directors in 2020. She grew up in Bristol, England, surrounded by a musical family and after learning to read music while playing the recorder, she followed her siblings in learning to play the violin from the age of 7. Throughout her education, Bethany participated in various orchestras and choirs, including two European tours. In 2009 she moved to Canada with her husband and 2 children, settling quickly in Milton. She now teaches violin at Rick Imus Music Studio and is the administrator and worship director at Southside Community Church on Main St, where she leads the music team each Sunday with piano, singing and occasionally plays the cello.