Helen Tegeler was first introduced to glass at Bowling Green State University where she earned her BFA. After graduating with an MFA from Southern Illinois University, she moved to Reading, PA, to teach at the Goggle Works Center for the Arts, a community-based arts center. In addition to community workshops, Helen has taught for Kutztown University, The University of the Arts, Tyler School of Art, and the Harrisburg Area Community College. Helen has a long history with The Corning Museum of Glass as a student, teaching assistant, and frequent visitor. She is excited to represent the Museum and its programming at the Hot Glass Show.