Helen grew up in Wimborne, Dorset. In 1995 she headed to London where she spent 17 years working in marketing and events, initially for Walt Disney. After a round the world trip in 2000 she joined a publishing company where she organised commercial conferences and exhibitions.
Helen has volunteered in the Salisbury Spinal Unit and joined the INSPIRE Foundation in November 2015, initially helping with website updates. She was taken on permanently, as Events Manager, in February 2016. During her time at INSPIRE she has run many events including Receptions in London, Glasgow and Jersey, the annual charity polo event at Tedworth Park, fundraising at race meetings, AGM’s and market stalls. She is INSPIRE’s website administrator and handles the PR and Social Media.
She is married to Richard who is Assistant Head at a secondary school in Salisbury. They have 2 children; Lauren and Max. Helen enjoys spending time with her family and friends, travelling, walking and cycling.