Who is Ross Mathews’s husband Wellington Garcia? Is Dr. Garcia a real doctor?
- Wellington Garcia is the husband of ‘RuPaul Drag Race’ judge Ross Mathews
- The two recently tied the knot on Saturday, May 7
- Garcia is better known as Dr. Wellington Garcia
- He has obtained a doctorate not a medical degree
Wellington Garcia is the official husband of ‘RuPaul Drag Race’ judge Ross Mathews after two years of the relationship. The newlywed couple tied the knot on Saturday, May 7 at Almar Resort in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
They had a destination nuptial as they wed same resort where they met two years ago. Last year, the two got engaged.
The television personality announced his engagement by sharing the stunning photo with his then-fiance Wellington Garcia.
Fans are now curious to know who exactly is the lucky man. Here is what we know about Ross Mathews’s husband Wellington Garcia. What exactly does he do?
Who is Wellington Garcia?
Wellington came into the spotlight of the media after revealing he is engaged to RuPaul Drag Race judge Ross Mathews. According to Ross’s interview, Garcia lives in New York.
Ross shared details about his engagement last year back in February 2021 while making an appearance on The Drew Barrymore Show.
“About a year ago, I met someone who changed my life totally. He lives in New York City, and I am in LA, and then the world, shut down!”
At the time, he also shared an image of himself and his then-fiance Garcia for the first time on his respective Instagram handle.
On the other hand, While talking to ET, Garcia expressed,
“What I love about Ross is that he genuinely adores me to my fullest. my quirkiness, just my mannerisms, he enjoys everything about me,”
He then added,
“That for me is just the unconditional love that I wanna give back to him every day. he’s just as hilarious as he is on TV, he’s just as sweet to everyone and anyone, there, I have yet to meet someone who says they don’t like him. And if they do, I would have a problem with it, but he’s my heart and my soul, honestly, so I’m very blessed.”
Is Wellington Garcia Doctor or Educator?
Well, Garcia is better known as Dr. Wellinthon Garcia. However, he doesn’t hold a medical degree. Dr. Garcia has obtained a doctorate (commonly a Ph.D.).
He received his Doctorate of Education in Educational and Policy Leadership in 2017. Dr. Garcia also served as curriculum director at the Elmont School District on Long Island.
Further, he works with other non-profit firms including a partnership with Junior Achievement of New York.
His relationship with Ross Mathews
Wellington met Ross back in 2020 in Puerto Vallarta on New Year’s eve right before the coronavirus pandemic. The pair had zoom dated as the world was on lockdown. Mathews recalled,
“It was a very pandemic love story … We would just catch up. And it seems it would be impersonal, but it really forced us to have deep conversations and really got to know each other,”
Dr. Garcia also felt the same way, he told,
“Absolutely, we really got to know each other. We had a series of questions that we would write down just so we could get to know each other … It was beautiful.”