Keynote Speaker

Helen Holden

Helen Holden helps businesses understand how successfully navigating the alphabet soup of federal and
state employment laws can positively impact company culture. Helen brings over 20 years of experience to her focus on management-side employment law, which is evident in the practical advice and training she provides to management on human resource issues. Helen’s clients include companies in diverse industry sectors, including construction, real estate, manufacturing, technology, health care, distribution, and the retail and service sectors.

When disputes arise, Helen is a strong advocate for the employer’s interests, without losing sight of the
larger issues impacting the business. She regularly represents employers in agency proceedings involving allegations of discrimination or harassment, and has successfully defended employers in lawsuits brought in both state and federal courts.