Spencer Hardy, MA, MT-BC is an assistant professor in the Music Therapy Department at Berklee. He graduated from Berklee College of Music with an undergraduate degree in music therapy in 2008 and completed his master's degree in music therapy from Berklee in 2018. Outside of Berklee, he currently works at Primary Children’s Hospital, where he serves as expressive therapies coordinator and internship director. Hardy also works at the Utah Pride Center co-leading a music and creative arts group for LGBTQ+ youth. He has given many presentations and participated in work centering LGBTQ+ voices and queer identity, including publishing in the peer reviewed journals Music Therapy Perspectives, Arts and Psychotherapy and Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy.