Cécile MARTIN-HOULGATTE was born in Paris France . After finishing college in Paris at L’ Ecole du Louvre and la Sorbonne and volunteering two years (coworker) in Regnum Christi in Spain and Switzerland she Consecrated her life to Christ on the day of Pentecost 1992. She completed her formation as a consecrated woman through the Ateneo Regina Apostolorum, Rome and the Anahuac University in Mexico. The 25 years of consecration to God offered her a diversity of pastoral work and of places of service: Vocation work in USA and Canada, formator of consecrated women in Spain, France, Mexico and USA, pastoral work with youth and with women in these countries. She punctually served through retreats and missions trips to Libanon, Australia, New Zealand, and more periodically in Haiti. Cecile is very interested by the evangelization of women through Art, Beauty and High Impact missions. She is currently doing pastoral with women in DC and New York, cities where she is chaplain for the wives of members of the Lumen Institute members. She has been offering to some lumen wives personal accompaniment, spiritual coaching, animation of small group, Missions in the USA and to Haiti and accompanied the Lumen Couples Pilgrimages to the Holy Land and to Rome.