MEET OUR STAFF
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!
Emma Murray, BSN
Part-time Administrative Assistant
Former Wish Child
Emma is a former Wish child and is extremely passionate about A Wish Come True. Emma has a bachelor's degree in Nursing and she is pursuing her Nurse Practitioner degree at Simmons College. Emma has volunteered at Hasbro Children's Hospital for the last 13 years running the camps for children. Her experiences in her life will allow her to connect deeply with families and gain insight into what they are going through. She received her wish in 2003 and wants to give back to the organization that made it all possible. She is organized and wants to make the wish experience the best for both the child and the family.
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.
Director of Program Services
Nicole and her family received a Wish of a Lifetime 5 years ago when her son Kyrie and her husband went to Give Kids the World in Florida. Her experience as a Wish Mom allows her to relate to our families and she is very helpful at helping all of us understand resources that are needed for our families.