Cherry's barbershop journey began in Coventry over 35 years ago where she founded and directed Belles of Three Spires ladies Barbershop chorus who celebrated their 30th birthday last year. She also directed Coventry mens barbershop chorus The Sound of Three Spires.during this time.

Cherry moved to Ireland some 22 years ago and founded and directed the award winning chorus, Ireland Unlimited, Two years ago she founded and now directs a mixed  Barbershop chorus, Munster Mix in West Cork.

Cherry trained and certified as a BABS Singing Judge 10 years ago. Her role as Chair  of the Contest and Judging Team is to oversee the  arrangements for BABS contests and act as a focal point for all communications to the C and J Team as well as ensuring the development of a robust judge training programme.