3. Her family already has a background in federal government. In 1922, President Warren G. Harding placed Clark Howell on a special mining commission, and later to a national transportation commission.
4. Helen Wray’s father, Henry Howell, worked for 30 years for the First National Bank of Atlanta, which later merged with Wachovia. He did commercial, international, and private banking.
5. The family has a long history with The Westminster Schools, a private Christian school in Atlanta -- Helen Wray, her father and her two children (Caroline and Trip) all graduated from Westminster.