Helen Kourous-Harrigan grew up in Toledo, attending public schools, St. Ursula Academy, and the University of Toledo. She has a daughter thriving in the MMS High School program.
Helen currently works at Ford Motor Company doing research on Autonomous Vehicles. Her interests include promoting STEM education, kayaking, reading, occasional spates of vari-ethnic cooking, traveling, maps, programming, photography, and writing speculative fiction. She is married to Dennis Harrigan who also works at Ford and is lead guitar in the local band “Soul Kitchen.”