Helen Gifford is an active member of the Hamptons arts, design and environmental communities. With a background in industrial design, Helen’s success with her design firm, HelenBilt, as a custom lighting fixture and wallpaper designer found her in one beautiful home after another. Joining Sotheby’s International Realty is a natural extension to her business. Helen is known for known for her ability to look at a project from many angles and for bringing creative realization to her clients’ vision. This same discipline applies to property transactions, as she works to harmonize aesthetic with lifestyle for each client.
A graduate of Parson’s School of Design and the State University of New York at Stony Brook in Environmental Design, Policy and Planning, Helen currently serves on the board at Madoo, a local conservancy in Sagaponack, New York dedicated to the preservation of Madoo’s coveted organic gardens and historic structures. Her passion for Stand Up Paddling is enhanced by living and working by the bays in Sag Harbor.