Aisha Wells is the Paid Leave Organizer for Mothering Justice. In this position Aisha organizes with Mama's of color in the community to understand the Paid Leave issues in the workplace to help pass legislation. Before working at Mothering Justice, Aisha has 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 Policy with a concentration in Nonprofit Organizational Management in the fall of 2021 at University of Michigan. Aisha's 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 success will follow!