New Orleans Native
love what she do, do what she loves
Helena has over 20 years’ expertise in the technology industry, with experience in various areas, including operations, finance, and project management. Helena received a Bachelor of Science degree from the Loyola University New Orleans in Computer Information Systems.
Former nasa it specialist
During her years in corporate America, Helena worked for several companies ranging from government, hospitals, banks, insurance companies, and small businesses. As a senior-level application developer, Helena worked at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi, the nation’s largest test site for rocket engines.
Helena’s background and varied experience are the basis for her practical problem-solving approach to the Information Technology Industry. Helena is responsible for planning and directing all operational initiatives, including realizing the short and long-term goals of her company. Helena ensures the company’s strategic plan and revenue growth, and general profitability of the company.
As an IT Professional of 20+ years, she always provided technology services to family and friends and desired to start her own business. “Both the storm and the recession provided me the opportunity to start my own business and make money doing something I love.” she reminisced about the day Hurricane Katrina changed their lives.
In August 2005 Helena and her family’s lives were turned upside down. New Orleans was hit by a devastating storm, “Hurricane Katrina“. Helena moved to Richmond Virginia with her husband, daughter, and family dog which they loss to liver disease. Helena’s husband is a Rehab Nurse Coordinator and her daughter is working on her undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Message from the Founder
“Both the storm and the recession provided me the opportunity to start my own business and make money doing something I love.”
Since 2009, HRichnetworks has grown considerably into a well-respected provider of innovative and efficient IT solutions. Helena’s business has an A+ rating and are an accredited business with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). Her business is also SWAM certified and registered as an eVA vendor. These acquired certifications allow her to bid on Federal and State contracts.