About The Speaker
Helen has over 25 years’ voluntary sector experience. She was instrumental in establishing the Youth Sport Trust as a charity in 1995, supporting Founder and President, Sir John Beckwith and Vice-President, Duncan Goodhew. She has headed up the international team for the past 3 years. Her areas of specialism are strategic planning, stakeholder engagement and bid writing. Other areas of expertise include press and public relations, corporate partnerships, fundraising and event management. Her recent focus has been on delivering a number of EU Erasmus+ Sport funded projects with European partners and also delivery of the sport strand of the British Council’s Next Generation Gulf Programme. Helen has a BA Honours degree in English Literature from London University.