Helen Monument shares 30 years of experience as a management support professional through her company, Monumental Assistance. At companies like Dow Chemical and Shell, her career spanned from Secretary to Office Manager and Business Support Team Leader. She is passionate about giving back to the profession that created so many wonderful opportunities for her to develop by ‘paying it forward’ all over the world as a trainer, coach and speaker. A former Executive Chairman of IMA (International Management Assistants), Helen is also the Interim Chair of the World Administrators Alliance, representing Administrative Professional Associations and Networks across the globe. The aim of this global community is to guide, influence, develop and elevate the administrative profession and to enable assistants the world over to speak with one voice. British-born Helen lives in The Netherlands and spends her free time reading, walking and enjoying culinary delights served up by her husband Robert.