Cary is an Author, Speaker, Coach, and DE&I Advocate. Cary has taught thousands to believe in themselves through the power of transformation and to get ahead in today’s competitive workplace. Cary’s book From Cinderella to CEO is published in 10 languages. Both her book and podcast are filled with inspirational stories of breaking through personal and professional barriers and overcoming obstacles to achieve happy, productive lives. CinderellaCEO On Air can be found on YouTube, iTunes, Spotify and Spreaker. Her website CinderellaCEO.com features the C2CEO Learning Lab business courses, professional mastermind groups, executive coaching and corporate training opportunities.
Cary is the producer of the Cinderella to CEO Awards, held in New York City. Her C2CEO leadership research conducted with a grant from Texas Woman’s University and her tenure as an NYU adjunct professor has become the foundation for her company’s work in executive coaching, workplace education and professional community.
Cary is also well-known for her work in public relations, career development and advisory board management. Dow Jones described her work as the “gold standard” of women's marketing programs for Wall Street. As head of public relations at Wyndham International for 14 years, she created the company’s Women On Their Way® program, a travel program targeted to women business travelers.
Cary’s nonprofit and government experience includes head of brand marketing for Meeting Professionals International (MPI), director of public information and special events for the American Cancer Society and chief of staff for the Alliance for Women in Media. Cary also spent time in Washington where she served as deputy press secretary to Senate Majority Leader Howard Baker from Tennessee.
She has held board positions with Women Impacting Public Policy, Conscious Capitalism and the Press Club of Dallas. Cary has eventful life with creative director and artist Logan Rene’ Broussard and their lovely black Labrador T.Boone.