Nancy D. O'Reilly
Nancy D. O’Reilly, Psy.D., devotes her energies to helping women claim their power. Her lively, humorous, and engaging books and presentations educate and inspire audiences to empowerment.
Dr. Nancy has a unique combination of life and growth experiences. She conducted research with more than 1200 women on their attitudes towards growing older and authored a book at a time when few such books were available. Her publishing and radio careers, community activism, longstanding philanthropy, many honors and awards, and her outreach as a public speaker have given her a unique perspective on what women can accomplish in the world today.
She consistently seeks out smart, amazing women who nurture power and growth in themselves and others. In all her work, she emphasizes the importance of owning one’s power and using it to help others. She holds up a vision of how women are shaping the world into a better place. As a clinical psychologist and Nationally Certified Crisis Team Leader, she has spent years helping people reclaim their power.
Nancy is also the founder of WomenConnect4Good Foundation, which seeks to educate women to participate in social-profit activities and improve their careers, finances, health, and relationships. She has chaired a United Way Women’s Initiative, and participated in the 2011 United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. She serves on many boards including as a governor’s appointee to the Missouri State Committee of Psychologists Board of Directors.