Management Team Members
Co-Founder - Web Producer & Operations
Cathie was born and raised in Massachusetts. She has been working in tech and marketing since 1994. She has built mission-critical databases for everyone from adoption agencies to private equity firms. And she has managed marketing and sales teams. Cathie continues to help small businesses with their SEO and websites.
Cathie also had a short stint as the Operations Manager for the US Software Division of Objects 9000, a German-based software company. And prior to that was the Marketing Director for the US office of Pelikan Pens, a high-end German pen manufacturer, working with advertising and marketing specialty pens, including all design, content, and project management of all magazine advertisements. She has also been certified on HubSpot's Inbound Sales and Marketing Platform.
After marching for and with women at the Women's March on Washington with her daughter Jennifer, in January of 2017, she decided that she wanted to be more involved in women's issues and empowerment. And so Herself360 was born from this want.
Cathie is married with 3 children, Jennifer, Paul & Sarah, and 4 grandchildren (Hallie, LP, Isabelle, and Leo). She loves painting, gardening, golfing and traveling with her husband.
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Co-Founder, Content Manager, Life, Career, Executive & Image Consulting Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), Writer & Movie Producer & Director
Born in Madagascar, Lyvia moved to Paris when she was 7 years old. She studied there and worked in communication, finance, and fashion for several French and US corporations like Goldman Sachs before moving to Boston in 2014.
This new start was an opportunity for her to reflect on her career path and decide what she wanted for the next chapter of her life.
Lyvia loves people, is curious about human nature. As far as she can remember, people have always come to her for advice or to just talk about life, choices, and perspectives. She cherished the enriched feeling and learning she would get out of it.
Lyvia likes to help people find happiness and engage with their Greater Self. This was how she discovered a career that aligned with her life passion, abilities, and interests: a life and performance coach. She chose Coaches Training Institute (CTI) - an ICF accredited school (International Coach Federation), partnering with Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School Affiliate, as the program that aligned best with her values. She’s been enjoying the powerful co-active coaching method as a tool to help people live their life to their fullest.
Her belief in the power of stories goes beyond Herself360. She likes to write books and make movies that support, inspire and empower people. Currently, she has one book and 3 movies in the pipeline.
Lyvia was a member of the Board for the 2019 inaugural South Shore Conference for Women. She is currently part of the Outreach Committee for the 2020 conference and plans to focus on diversity.
She has 2 sons, speaks French and English fluently, and practices Kundalini and Ying yoga and Transcendental Meditation. She takes piano and singing lessons, takes acting and improv classes, and does oil painting. She also likes to travel the world with her family.