Celeste Matthews is a native of Houston, TX, where she began her music education at a very early age. She has been playing piano since she was three years old, and has been singing in and playing for choirs since elementary school. Mrs. Matthews graduated from Sam Houston State University summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Piano Performance and later earned her Masters Degree in Piano Performance. She has taught music in various settings for 18 years, from preschool to college students. Mrs. Matthews lives in The Woodlands in a multi-generational home with her husband, Thad, their three fantastic children, and her mother. They also have an adorable Goldendoodle named Lily! She loves teaching children to appreciate and perform music and is thrilled to be working with the students at Northpointe Intermediate for her second year.