Choir Leadership

Linda Street – Music Director                

Linda Street was raised in a musical family in Clinton, Ontario and studied French and music at the University of Waterloo.

Linda began directing with the choir at the Holmesville United Church and then at Wesley-Willis United Church. She took on the MacKay Chorister in 2008 and the Joyful Voices Choir in Listowel in 2019.
Linda loves directing the MacKay Choristers, having them sing old favourites and as well as broadening their horizons with new music. She has had the Choristers participate in a workshop with Victoria Meredith, (Western Ontario University) and also Rachel Renksink-Hoff (Brock University) and looks forward to planning other choral events for the active choir members.
In addition to choral conducting, Linda has been a recent member of the Stratford Community Choir, the online Resound Choir, the A Cappella Chorus and thatotherchoir.
Linda is the Sales & Marketing Manager at the Benmiller Inn & Spa.

Deborah Bailey – Accompanist         

Deborah has been accompanying Choristers for about 5 years. She is the Director of the community chorus ‘HuronSong Chorus’ based in Seaforth, and is a former accompanist for the Blyth Festival Singers. Deborah did her Associates and piano pedagogy through the Western Conservatory of Music and has taught piano for several years in the Exeter area and has been the Director of Music at various churches in Hensall, Exeter and Seaforth

Other Cogs in the Choral Leadership Wheel:

Marjorie Duizer, President

    Sandra Billson, Vice President

   _________, Past President

              Lynne Pryce, Secretary

       Donna Butson, Treasurer

Jane Hoggart, Librarians