Helen is an Assistant Director of Applications Development and Support Services in the Student Collaboration Center at Temple University. She is also an Oracle database developer and enthusiast.
Helen has been active in the Oracle Development Tools User Group (ODTUG) for several years, is a graduate of their Leadership Program, served as the Program Coordinator for the 2016-2017 year, Track Lead for their Kscope conference for 2018 and 2019, and is very active in their Database and Women in Technology Communities. Helen obtained her M.Ed. at Temple University in 2013, and is currently pursuing an MS in Digital Innovation in Marketing at the Fox School of Business. She served on the Board of Directors for the Temple Women’s Network from 2014-2017, has been on the Temple College of Education Alumni Association Board since 2015, and as of July 1, 2017 joined the Temple University Alumni Association Board as a Director at Large and Chair of the Alumni Societies Committee. Helen is also VP of the Philadelphia-based non-profit, Network of Women with Careers in Technology (NWCT). She served as a track lead for the 2016 Pennsylvania Banner Users Group conference, and has been a content reviewer for several Oracle Users Group’s conferences.
In her spare time Helen enjoys spending time with her husband, Joe, their blended family of six children, Steven, Julie, Sarah, Bryn, Kelly and Jillian, and their two dogs-Charlie and Prince Eugene.