How a low-level employee’s silence led to a prison sentence

When Helen Sharkey was hired as an accountant in 1996 by Dynegy—an up-and-coming energy trading company in Houston—she had no idea the job would ultimately lead to 28 days in a maximum-security federal prison. But that’s exactly what happened.

Today, Helen brings her powerful story to audiences about the events that led to her prison sentence and how she has rebuilt her life in the aftermath. Helen’s polished, engaging story has gripped audiences and won rave reviews for its honesty, self-awareness and hope. Her message is especially well suited for conferences and meetings that deal with:

  • Ethics
  • Accountability
  • Whistleblower Responsibilities