About Us

Helene GreenbergHelene Greenberg is the Founder and Executive Director of Triangle Vegfest. She organized the inaugural Vegfest in October 2014. Prior to organizing the Vegfest, Helene lived a vegan lifestyle for 2 years and a vegetarian lifestyle for over 20. She created Triangle Vegfest to help educate the Triangle community about easy ways to reap the health benefits of a plant-based diet, provide a marketplace for vegan-friendly businesses to promote their offerings, and encourage local restaurants to offer vegan menu options.

Helene has a Masters of Education from American Public University with a specialization in school counseling, as well as extensive experience in sales, project management and real estate.

Helene provides outsourced marketing management solutions for businesses and currently manages social media for over 20 different colleges and universities. She enjoys developing and implementing creative strategies for businesses to increase online engagement and brand awareness.

Helene has a passion for helping animals and people. She has also gone into classrooms to teach high school students about the environment, health, and animal welfare. She is an avid hockey fan and enjoys spending time with Lady, Charlotte (pups), and Morgan, her cat.