Welcome Inès Bensaid and Kelly Richardson to the board!
Inès and Kelly recently joined the France Fulbright Alumni board.
Etudiante en dernière année en double diplôme Finance et Droit à l’EDHEC et l’université catholique de Lille, Inès a étudié l’entreprenariat social lors d’un summer institute de l’université de Chattanooga.
Kelly is from California, graduate of UC Berkeley (BA Spanish, Theater) and NYU (MFA Creative Writing, which met part-time in Paris.) She did her Fulbright in Rio de Janeiro in 2008, where she directed the feature documentary film, WITHOUT A NET, which screened around the world including in Paris, London, NYC, SF, LA, and won numerous festival awards. She has been on the Northern California Fulbright chapter board, including serving as Vice President, since 2016. She is currently at work on another documentary based in Buenos Aires and about twin tango dancing brothers. As her “day job” she works as an actress and stunt performer in Hollywood productions. https://www.imdb.com/name/nm4977287/
She is a writer and storyteller and at work on a series of linked stories largely inspired by her experiences working as a stuntwoman in Hollywood.