Helena's recent work includes THE RUBBERBANDITS for RTE, directed by James Cotter. She has recently been most recognized for her comic role on Bord Gais HIVE commercial, directed by Lorcan Finnegan. Helena was also recently cast in Matthew Roche's HONEST as part of the IFB short programme.

Originally from Kerry, she is a graduate of the part time Screen Acting course at Bow Street. Helena has trained with performance artists Amanda Coogan and Joan Jonas. In theatre she has trained with Louis Lovett and Grace Dyas at Theatre Club, Dublin. She has also spent time with the Shelton Theatre in San Francisco. 

She has worked as a script editor in New York with Todd Komarnicki, known for films such as SULLY and ELF. She has most recently studied screenwriting at The National Film School, IADT.

She is also trained in yoga, stone carving and holds a Padi Scuba license.

She is currently based in Dublin.