in Honolulu, Hawaii, Helen Glover is the daughter of
a U.S. Marine and moved almost every year while growing
up. She has lived in Hawaii, Virginia, Arkansas, North
Carolina, California, Louisiana, and Rhode Island.
is currently employed by the U.S. Navy as a water survival
instructor. She previously worked as a self-employed
caterer, a waitress and a lifeguard. She describes herself
as assertive, competitive and quick-witted. She enjoys
cooking/baking, swimming and traveling. Her perfect
trip would begin with breakfast in Honolulu, followed
by shopping in New York, tea in London, a stroll along
the Champs Elysées in Paris and watching a play
in an amphitheater in Athens, Greece.
currently lives in Middletown, Rhode Island, with her
husband, Jim, and their daughter, Katherine (18). She
has two additional children, Matthew (28), a Captain
in the U.S. Marine Corps, and stepdaughter, Erin (30).
They have a tabby cat named Oscar. Her birth date is
April 28, 1955.