Monique came to WICE in 2008 and chaired WICE Board and Executive Committee 2009 - 2011 and is currently chairing the WICE World Watch and Paris Writers Workshop Committees and co-chairing WICE Marketing Development Committee. A graduate of London Business School, Monique enjoyed a long career in journalism and corporate communications with international organizations in New York, Washington D.C., London and Paris and taught public relations at the American University of Paris, she earned a diploma in literary translation from the University of London, she continues to serve on the WICE Board to help WICE capitalize on its core mission in culture and continuing education, and strengthen WICE image and reputation as a leading non profit association serving the international community in Paris.
joined WICE in 2011 as Volunteer Director of Visual Arts, retiring from a long career in “big business” both in France and the US. Although Dan's training and experience was in chemistry, mathematics, pharmaceutical science, computer technology and project management, he has always enjoyed Culture and Fine Arts. Dan has photographed most of his life, is a published photographer and has begun to discover the creativity and liberation of drawing including the art of the carnet de voyage
. Living in Paris since 2004, Dan has taken an active role in WICE, joining the Board of Directors in 2012, organizing WICE Social Events, chairing the Operations Committee and participating in the Executive Committee. Dan enjoys defining and advancing WICE missions, supporting others to be successful, giving back to the international community in Paris and participating in Arts & Culture.
Ed came to WICE in 2007 as a student in WICE/Rutgers State University TEFL Program. In May 2008 he became a WICE volunteer, joined the Board of Directors and was named Treasurer. He is a 4–year veteran of the US Air Force, holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Accounting, a Master of Science Degree in Business Administration and a certified Public Accountant certificate from the Virginia Board of Accountancy. He is retired from the US Civil Service with employment in the Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Transportation, Defense Audit Service, Army Audit Agency and Bureau of Prison. He was born in Alabama, raised in Georgia and lived most of his adult life in Virginia, France and Germany.
, joined WICE in 2009, became the WICE Cooking Course director and then joined the WICE board in 2010. Prior to moving to France, she lived in Honolulu, Hawaii for almost 20 years where she worked for private architecture and engineering firms as a Senior Project Manager. She has worked on numerous community and volunteer-based projects in her roles as a land use consultant, urban planner, and as the Executive Assistant to the City Managing Director of Honolulu.
Sherry has been a member of WICE for several years and currently heads up the French/English Conversation group. Now retired, Sherry has a degree in journalism from USC and has worked largely in marketing and advertising agencies. She wants to help WICE continue to grow and thrive.
is a journalist and fine-art photographer who shares her creative passions with WICE as a photography instructor; a volunteer for the marketing team, wine-tasting program, and Paris Writers Workshop; and a managing editor for the WICE Blog. She came to Paris in 2006 from a career as an Editor and Marketing Communications Director with McGraw-Hill Publishing and joined WICE in 2007. She wants to continue WICE’s focus on quality education programs and on a website and blog that can serve as a true resource for getting to know the real Paris. Meredith is the recipient of several prestigious photography awards (including the Worldwide Gala Awards, Px3, and the Grand Concours Photo sur Paris) and is the author of the book “In A Paris Moment.”