Dr. Nancy O’Reilly, Psy.D., founder of Women Connect4Good, Inc. foundation, inspires a committed team of experts that helps her fulfill the foundation’s mission.
As a writer, editor, and speaker with a degree in psychology team leader Maggie Castrey promotes women’s health, wellness and empowerment. For 18 years she has helped Dr. Nancy create web and social media content, books, magazine articles, research and speeches, and has guided the Team’s activities.
Maggie has garnered many awards in communications and women’s issues and recently became certified as a Leadership Ambassador with our partner organization TakeTheLead. She grew up in the Hawaiian Islands, has pursued many adventures, and believes everyone’s life contains expansive possibilities. Maggie now lives in the Midwest where she is a member of Women in Communications and League of Women Voters and co-chairs the Ozarks Mental Health Network.
M. Cathy Evans
Writer and producer M. Cathy Evans researches, schedules, coordinates and promotes Dr. Nancy’s Conversations with Smart Amazing Women. It thrills her to connect with so many wise, accomplished women, learn about their work and help to share their messages.
Cathy has a master’s degree in communications and 30+ years’ experience in writing and production.
Cathy also creates colorful art jewelry for her studio Big Nose Creations. She is a member of Women in Communications and juried member of Southwest Missouri Art & Craft Guild and Best of Missouri Hands.
Melissa Miller Young
Writer and social media strategist Melissa Miller Young works to keep the issues pertinent to the Women Connect4Good supporters at the forefront. From blog posts to Facebook conversations, she loves working to help women find the tools they need to succeed, help one another and lead an empowered life.
Melissa owns WordMiller.com, and has spent over 20 years in the industry, working both in corporate and freelance settings.
Melissa’s shares her empty nest with her husband Gary, her dog Watson and two temperamental cats. Her daughter, Mallory West, and her son, Tyler Gray, are both grown and living nearby. Melissa loves to spend as much time as possible with friends and family, and devotes her free time to supporting favorite causes and non-profits.
Social media strategist Cory Goode possesses a keen interest in issues related to gender equality. He is proud to participate in the work of the Women Connect4Good, Inc. foundation on social media platforms like Twitter and LinkedIn. Cory also works in the advertising industry as an e-commerce specialist.