Helen is an M.A. candidate at the University of Ottawa’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs and a CJPAC fellow. She holds an honours B.A. in political science and history from Dalhousie University. Helen is interested in foreign policy, post-conflict stabilization, and gender politics.
Helen is the past president of the Nova Scotia Young Liberals, and a long-time volunteer and campaigner with both the Nova Scotia Liberal Party and the Liberal Party of Canada. Helen is also a member of the International Federation of Liberal Youth (IFLRY) Gender Equality Programme.