Helen Morris, Seaport Foundation
Helen’s passion is to provide opportunities for young people in her local community who need the most support. Currently she serves as board chair of the Alexandria Seaport Foundation, which provides job and life skills for young people needing a second chance. Helen is also the Leadership Council chair for the Alexandria Campaign on Adolescent Pregnancy and a member of the Steering Committee for the Partnership for a Healthier Alexandria. She served on the Alexandria City School Board from 2009-2012.
Helen has worked in the field of education policy for more than 30 years. In positions with the National School Boards Association, the Consortium for School Networking, Texas Instruments, and the American Association of School Administrators, she has developed expertise in the areas of education technology, math and science policy, school health policy and practice, educational equity and professional development for school leaders.
Helen lives in Alexandria with her husband, daughter, and a lovable mutt named Luna.