MEET OUR STAFF
Mary-Kate O'Leary, MA
Mary Kate is a 20 + year experienced Executive Director providing oversight to A Wish Come True. Her wealth of knowledge as a nonprofit leader and her own experience of having a sick sibling gives her the ability to connect to the community we serve and our Wish Families.
Jerilyn is incredibly passionate about A Wish Come True! She has years of management and business experience and even more importantly she is an incredible Wish Mom!! Her daughter Zoie received her wish last year and her son Jacoby will receive his wish this year! The entire family has been wonderful donors to other Wish Families!
Kelly comes to us with extensive experience in the travel industry. Her previous experience includes time as a Coordinator, Production and Distribution Supervisor and Business Development Manager with Collette Travel Agency. Kelly was recently also a Business Operation Supervisor with AAA Northeast. Kelly’s experience coupled with her passion and enthusiasm make her a great fit for A Wish Come True. Kelly will be primarily responsible for coordinating all wishes and providing supervision and guidance to the Family Support Worker.
Asst. Wish Coordinator, Family Support Worker
Nicole comes to us with years of great experience in human services. Her previous work includes being a Case Manager and Community Treatment Specialist with East Bay Community Action Program working directly with families in need. Nicole is excited to bring her passion of helping people to her “dream job” at A Wish Come True. Nicole will coordinate all therapeutic and recreational activities with families. She will oversee the “Engaging Families” initiatives as well as assist with Wish coordination.
Development & Communications Coordinator
Joe comes to us with years of experience in social media, content creation and communications. His previous work experience includes being the Office Manager, General Manager and Regional Manager at Launch Trampoline Park. He also started his own business where he runs a sports league in Johnston. He is excited to use his experience to help grow the organization's presence in the community.