Juneen has been involved with the Piano Competition since its inception in 1997. She has worked as a volunteer in various capacities and is a sponsor. Juneen is a piano teacher with multiple degrees in piano performance and musicology (B.Mus.(Hons), L.T.C.L., A.Mus.A.), psychology (B.PsychSc.) and in Russian history (B.A.).
For some years she worked in Russia as qualified teacher, consultant and advisor of English language in language institutes in the city of Surgut, and in Surgut State University. She was invited onto many juries of language competitions and was a senior examiner at Surgut State University. She is the author of a textbook on corrections of English/Russian phrases. In Australia, she teaches piano and musicology.