Mike Helton

Posted on 10 February, 2014.


Michael Helton is one of the Owners/Executive Directors of Helton House Inc.  He has the responsibility of business planning, business accountability, marketing and chief officer of management/administration of all services provided by Helton House Inc.  He provides direct supervision to the directors of the agency and also the administrative employees.  He is the Chief Personnel Officer of Helton House and is responsible and accountable for all program budgets.  He maintains relationships with Directors, Local Human Services Agencies, Local Human Rights Committee and local, state, and federal agencies and their staff as necessary to accomplish the requirements of his position.

Prior to establishing Helton House Inc. in March 2002, he worked as a Direct Support Professional for the local Community Services Board while completing his Bachelor of Science from Longwood University.  Upon completion of his degree he worked the remainder of his time in case management services with adults with both mental Illness and intellectual disabilities. During this time spent a majority of the time working with individuals who displayed significant behavioral challenges in the community.  He worked for the CSB for a period of 11 years. Mike has 20 plus years of experience in working with adults with Intellectual Disabilities in both the public and private sectors of the community.

Michael is married to Amy Ferguson Helton and they have four sons.