Helen joined the Amazing Things Board in 2013. She is the Executive Director of Leadership MetroWest, a nonprofit community leadership development organization offering an annual program (the MW Leadership Academy) for established and emerging leaders from the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
In addition to her professional career at Leadership MetroWest for the past 13 years, Helen actively serves in many volunteer roles.
She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the MetroWest Nonprofit Network and the Framingham History Center. Helen is a Corporator of the Middlesex Savings Bank and a member of the Framingham Historic District Commission. She is on the Advisory Board of the MetroWest Economic Research Center and on the Board of Overseers for Danforth Art.
Several years ago, Helen was profiled in Commonwealth Magazine as one of eight prominent “civic connectors” in Massachusetts — people with ties to many sectors and networks in the community — who promote civic culture and collaboration.
She is a recipient of the “Athena Award,” a national award given regionally, honoring women leaders who achieve excellence in their profession and give back to the community in a meaningful way.