Clint Wells was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas. He has a degree in Art History from the University of Texas at Arlington. In 1995 Clint moved to Albuquerque to manage events and community relations for a national retailer.
"Originally I moved to Albuquerque thinking I would have fun for a year and move on to a bigger city, instead I realized that I had found my home and now have no intentions of leaving."
Clint joined United Way of Central New Mexico in 2001 as a development officer and served as Director of Resource Development and Director of Strategic Relationship Development. He served as Director of Development for the New Mexico Museum of Natural History Foundation since 2013.
Clint is now the Executive Director of the CNM Foundation.