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

Peter Walker Kaplan

Strategy Director

Lyn Stoler

Project Director

Duncan Preston

Project Director

Anne Lann

Executive Coordinator

Peter Schiavelli

Written Content Director

Liam Glass


Gillian Raikes


Jason Liu

Staff Intern

Interested in joining the team