Marie-Hélène received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University, majoring in Art History, where she was part of the Co-Op program. This allowed her to gain professional experience in two established commercial galleries in Montreal as well as at the McCord Museum, where she worked as research and curatorial assistant on two exhibitions showcasing the Canadian Costume and Textiles collection. Throughout her undergraduate degree, Marie-Hélène also worked as a customer service agent for the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
She completed her Masters in Art History at Concordia University, while working as a teaching and research assistant. Her Master’s thesis was funded by the Renata Hornstein Graduate Fellowship and the Faculty of Fine Arts Fellowship. She has also completed a certificate in Business Management at HEC Montréal.
As Manager of the Montreal Office and its Online Auctions, Marie-Hélène works closely with all departments and coordinates special events at the Montreal Office. She is pleased to bring her museum and gallery experience to the Heffel team. She is fluent in English and French.