Helen Feather became a Trustee of Rhino Ark UK in July 2022. Helen has worked for the UK Foreign,Commonwealth & Development Office for the last 40 years in a variety of roles. Helen’s fascination with Africa and in particular the rift valley began whilst studying Geography A level and one of her very first overseas assignments with the FCO was to Mozambique in 1985. She met her husband Ross Field on a posting to Botswana in 1988 and since then has spent a significant part of her career in Africa ( as well as other parts of the world). Her most recent overseas postings were to Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and South Sudan. She is currently working for the FCDO as a Senior Finance Business Partner.
Together with her husband Ross Field, she has been an active supporter of Rhino Charge since 2009 in recent years supporting in HQ and on Finance. They have both continued to support the Charge despite returning to the UK in 2017 and now wish to support and promote Rhino Ark in the UK. Helen is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management.