The Lifelong Team

Better together!

Michaela Wesely

Michaela Wesely is married and has three grown-up children. She graduated from the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz.

For 25 years she has held marriage seminars and coached couples in relationship issues. In addition, she led a Christian church.

She is the founder and CEO of Lifelong Inc. and co-developed the Lifelong App. The main component is the 7 RQs (Relationship Qualities) developed by her and her team that make up a healthy and fulfilling relationship.

Dr. Stephan Wesely

Dr. Stephan Wesely is co-founder and managing director of OQM International and the consultant network EXAUDIT.

He also led a Christian church with his wife, Michaela Wesely, for 25 years.

He is an author, speaker and coach on many topics related to people and their relationships.

Joshua Wesely

Joshua Wesely studies human resources development at IUBH International and advises companies on digital marketing. 

Joshua is co-developer of the Lifelong App, Co-Founder and Vice-President of Lifelong Inc. and leads marketing and sales.


Simon Wesely

Simon Wesely graduated from high school in 2020 and is studying film in Hollywood, Los Angeles, USA.

Since 2019 he is part of the Lifelong team and responsible for film and image production. 


Alex Ybarra

Works as Office Administrator and Event Coordinator at Frontline Community Church in Ramstein.
She is part of the Lifelong Team since 2020 and produces the English online courses.

Esther Day

Esther Day earned her master's degree from Michigan State University and works as a translator and German teacher.
She has been part of the Lifelong team since 2019 and is responsible for all translations into English. 

Ester Friesen

Ester Friesen received her Master's degree from Hult International Business School in 2013 and has since worked at SAP and WalkMe as a Strategic Account Executve.

In 2019, she produced all the films and videos for the Lifelong Relationship app.

Lifelong Advisory Board

Prof. Heribert Niederschlag

Prof. Dr. Heribert Niederschlag was university rector of the Philosophical-Theological University of Vallendar.

His advice and recommendations are not directed solely to the philosophical/theological aspects of Lifelong but specifically to the area of relational ethics.

Johannes Baron Heereman von Zuydtwyck 

Johannes Freiherr Heereman, studied commercial law and was at the helm of Malteser Hilfsdienst. Over more than three decades, he restructured the organization, introduced business management workflows and developed new business areas.
His legacy of "humanity and profitability" inspires our startup to maintain this balance.

Dr. Uwe Böning

Dr. Uwe Böning will support us with his experience as a clinical psychologist.
His focus on the scientific study of personality traits in an international context will provide us with valuable services.