Helen is currently a sophomore at Lubbock High School. She is part of its FRC team, 4717, as a member of the build team and as the club's Safety Captain. She also participated in the FTC 2019-2020 season as team 13826's team captain and part of the build and notebook divisions. Her FTC team qualified for the regional competition through winning the THINK Award with their engineering notebook. She is passionate about many social justice issues, including climate change, gun violence prevention, and equal rights for all. Helen participates in many extracurriculars, including Model UN, the National Honor Society, and the LHS Climate Club. She plans to attend university and major in aerospace engineering and/or computer science. She hopes to use technology to improve the lives of others and expand awareness of important social issues.