Helen trained as a dancer at Swindon Dance and The Northern School of Contemporary Dance. In July 1998 she joined DansConnect, an A4E Lottery Funded project working with Scott Amblor, Jonathan Dunn, Nikky Simedloy and street/breakdancer Banksy. Further projects includes engagements with Cirque Bijon, Biserk Dance Company, Mark Bruce Dance Company and Styles Articulate. TV projects include a street dance video for Ch 4's 'SLAM' productions. She became resident dance artist for Milton Keynes under Buckinghamshire Dance before joining Motionhouse in February 2000.