Cathy McNally has been making people laugh and helping them learn for a for nearly 20 years. (usually at the same time.) As CEO of “Women Speak Up! Speaker training for women who want to change the world,” Cathy works with women and their allies who want to bring use speaking to bring about change in the workplace or the world. Through workshops, coaching, and keynotes, Cathy is helping women gain the confidence and skills they need to make their voices and ideas stand out in our world.
Cathy is a TEDx Speaker and a presenter at the historic Women’s March convention in 2017. She has a background as a corporate communications trainer and coach with leaders at places like PepsiCo, Abbott, Oracle, Visa, and Deloitte, a University lecturer in communications, and a director of a writing and performance program for incarcerated women. She’s also been a stand-up comic, founded an improv comedy troupe and taught improv in businesses.