Felicity A. Baker is Professor of Music Therapy and Co-Director of the National Music Therapy Research Unit at The University of Melbourne. She is Associate Editor of the Journal of Music Therapy and serves on the board of other major music therapy journals. Felicity has secured $2+million in national competitive funding comprising a NH&MRC project grant, an ARC Discovery Grant and an ARC Future Fellowship. Felicity has received numerous awards for her research including the World Federation of Music Therapy research award (2017), the American Music Therapy research award (2015), and ADC Australian Leadership award. Felicity was recently appointed as chair of AMTA’s Industry Engagement Committee.