Helen has a lifetime career within manufacturing. After obtaining her BEng Hons degree in Chemical Engineering from Queens University Belfast, she has operated as a Quality Manager from 1989-2007, and again from 2018-2020. Helen has helped achieve compliance accreditation to BS EN ISO 9001, obtained product certification and maintained and improved the quality system.
Between 2007-2017, Helen acted as Production Manager, which involved the management of team members and incoming chemicals, the setting and monitoring of SOP’s and KPI’s, waste management and site visits to customers and suppliers, providing the needed technical expertise and ensuring standardisation.
From 2017-2018, Helen has focused on Process and Quality improvement by facilitating lean process improvement.
In her spare time, Helen enjoys swimming and going on long walks in the countryside.