A native of Houston, Texas, Dr. Monique Y. Wells has resided in Paris, France since 1992. She is Founder and CEO of the Wells International Foundation, a U.S. nonprofit organization, and co-owner of Entrée to Black Paris, a French travel service specializing in tours and activities on African diaspora Paris and gourmet Paris.
As a visionary, change-maker, and steward of legacy, Dr. Wells has founded two nonprofit organizations. Through her entrepreneurial work as a veterinary pathologist and toxicologist, award-winning travel professional, and writer, speaker, and mentor, she embraces and harnesses the power of education to change lives.