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

Chief Operating Officer & Executive Director

Rebecca Vangelos

Chief of Staff

Cassandra Sanford-Rosenthal

Senior Vice President of Content

Lyn Stoler

Director of Public Health

Duncan Preston

Director of Energy

Stefano Rumi

Director of Urban Planning

Noah Steinberg

Director of Advanced Technologies

Anne Lann

Executive Coordinator

Peter Schiavelli

Staff Writer