John A. Velasquez is a native of Colorado, a resident of Laguna Beach, CA for over 40 years, now retired to Santa Fe, New Mexico. John is an artist and former college professor teaching Philosophy, World Religions and Ethics. His educational background includes the Art Institute of Chicago, a B.A. in Art from the University of Albuquerque and an M.A and Ph.L. from the Aquinas Institute. His teaching career and travel, along with his many charitable projects, bring to Wells of Life a resume of humanitarian contributions. His trip to Uganda emphasizes the right of every child to life's basics, especially clean water. According to Mr. Velasquez, "We are spiritual beings attempting to be human." Wells of Life gives us that opportunity.