About the Founders

Wellness Resources was founded by Byron J. Richards and Mary Guignon Richards in 1985. Byron and Mary had the vision of empowering individuals to improve their health naturally by utilizing superior quality nutritional supplements and nutrient science.

Byron J. Richards, Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist and charter member of the International & American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), formulated the Wellness Resources supplement line. Having been on the front-lines of clinical nutrition for several decades, he earned the reputation as a top natural health expert and leading authority on nutritional supplements. Byron J. Richards is the author of Mastering Leptin, The Leptin Diet, and Fight for Your Health. Put his expertise to work for you!

Mary Guignon Richards, CEO of Wellness Resources, Inc. has managed operations, production and marketing at Wellness Resources since its inception in 1985. She is also President of the Mothers For Wellness Foundation (MFWF), a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization dedicated to educating mothers on self-health for themselves and their children. MFWF also helps to provide necessary nutritional support to nutritionally-deficient mothers during pregnancy to improve health and development of their babies.

Mary is passionate about women's health and has helped women to understand their natural health options. She understands the burden placed on every mother who is trying to raise healthy children while also keeping her and other family members well. She is dedicated to helping women understand how to realize and maintain health in order to live a fulfilling life.