Welcome to Helen Dennis our new Port Harcourt Principal
We are very excited as over the next few weeks we will be annoucing many some new high calibre franchisees who will run our Academies in Africa. We are very pleased to introduce our Helen Dennis who will run our Port Harcourt franchise.
Helen is a graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria. She made a career for herself in teaching college students in English Language and Creative Arts before moving into retail sales marketing in the finance industry. They quickly saw her immense potential and promoted her to Manager in less than two years.
Helen comes with considerable skills for running our international Academy with a background in acting, English and management she is our ideal choice for running the Academy in Port Harcourt.
Helen says, 'My hope for the future of Helen O'Grady Drama Academy is to reach out to as many children as possible using the Helen O'Grady programme thereby making it a household name in the South-South region of Nigeria starting with Port Harcourt.'
African Director, Duncan Rice says, 'We are so pleased to have Helen on board. She has exceptional skills and we know that she will inspire the children of Port Harcourt with our international programme. She is a wonderful person and we know that we will huge changes in the communication of children in this region.'
Helen has undergone extensive training with our Franchisor for Nigeria, Adeola Badru, and she will be operating her Academy to the highest international standards.