Helen, born and raised in Oxfordshire, has built a distinguished career in the recruitment industry over the past 17 years. Her professional journey includes significant roles at AirTanker, where she played a crucial part in supporting the company's growth, and at Oxford University, where she led recruitment for senior appointments and spearheaded an ambitious apprenticeship strategy to support young people entering the workforce.

More recently, Helen co-founded Intake Talent, a recruitment company dedicated to supporting the next generation of talent. She is now focusing her time on assisting organisations in recruiting skilled workers and navigating the apprenticeship landscape. Helen's commitment to diversity, inclusion, and social mobility aligns perfectly with Aspire's mission.

As a trustee for Aspire, Helen brings a wealth of recruitment and HR expertise. She is dedicated to supporting Aspire's efforts to tackle the root causes of poverty and social exclusion, helping individuals build better futures for themselves and their families. Helen is delighted to contribute to Aspire's mission and enhance its impact on the community.