Aisha Wells organizes with mamas of color in the community to understand the paid leave issues in the workplace to help pass legislation.
Paid Family Leave Organizer, Mothering Justice
Aisha Wells is the Paid Family Leave Organizer for Mothering Justice. In this position, Aisha organizes with mamas of color in the community to understand the paid leave issues in the workplace to help pass legislation. Before working at Mothering Justice, Aisha interned at the NAACP helping with the freedom fund dinner and monthly membership meetings, and has advocated for her special needs son, Alex, since 2006. Aisha plans to start her Master’s in Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Organizational Management in the fall of 2021. Her passion is to support and advocate for families with special needs children. She believes that the key to life is to follow your passion and purpose and the success will follow!