Quenby Wilcox is the Founder of Global Expats, which assists expat families, targeting the homemaker and expat mom. She moved abroad for the first time in 1977 to live in England as a Third Culture Kid (TCK); to Paris in 1987 as a student; and in 1989 until 2008 she was an expat, trailing spouse, living in Paris, Madrid, Brussels, Paris, Bogotá and again Madrid. In 2009, due to a high-conflict divorce in Spain, she returned to Washington, DC seeking assistance from the U.S. government, as she fought for her and her children’s rights in Spanish family courts. Her case against the Spanish government (with the American and French consulates/governments named as accessories) for human rights violations is being prepared for submission to the Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
In addition to Global Expats she maintains an awareness raising website www.warondomesticterrorism.com