A Business Intelligence Consultant from Wellington, New Zealand, Helen leads data projects that empower users and make businesses more efficient.

An advocate for making data accessible, she writes newbie-friendly articles, teaches, and mentors budding data enthusiasts, particularly those who’re underrepresented in the tech sector. She also authored one of Dev.to’s most popular AWS posts of all time, “AWS from A to Z” which is the basis for one of her three self published books for beginners.

In 2019 she was named as one of AWS’s very first Data Heroes, created to represent a “community of developers, IT leaders, and educators with a shared passion for analytics and database technologies.”