Helena grew out of a dorm room at Yale University, and is currently headquartered in Los Angeles.


We look for intellectually curious, first-principle thinkers with a disregard for the status quo.

Henry Elkus

Founder & CEO

Sam Feinburg

Executive Director & COO

Ashley Scorpio

Communications Director

Danielle Simmons

Strategy Director

Peter Walker Kaplan

Strategy Director

Rebecca Vangelos

Chief of Staff

Cassandra Sanford-Rosenthal

Senior Advisor: Content

Lyn Stoler

Project Director

Duncan Preston

Project Director

Anne Lann

Executive Coordinator

Peter Schiavelli

Written Content Director

Jason Liu

Staff Intern

Liam Glass


Gillian Raikes


Interested in joining the team