Michelynn "Miki" Woodard, President & CEO of the Dr. Phil Foundation, Appears on BetterWorldians Radio
A Better World names the Dr. Phil Foundation Charity Partner of the Month
Phoenix, AZ -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/01/2015 --
BetterWorldians Radio today announced that Michelynn "Miki" Woodard, President and CEO of the Dr. Phil Foundation and When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation was a guest on the Internet radio broadcast on Thursday, May 28th on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel (BetterWorldiansRadio.com). BetterWorldians Radio is a weekly show that inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place.
Woodard discussed her life long passion of giving back to those in need, which eventually lead to her role at both Dr. Phil Foundation and When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation. The Dr. Phil Foundation helps children and families in need develop a sense of purpose and mission in their lives. The foundation, When Georgia Smiled, helps victims of domestic violence and sexual assault live healthy, safe, and joy-filled lives. "It's deeply gratifying and worth all of the effort that we give," said Woodard about the organizations she leads.
BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by the creators of A Better World, a social game on Facebook that rewards players for doing good and thinking positively. In the month of June, A Better World will partner with the Dr. Phil Foundation in support of CASA, which has a mission to support and promote court-appointed volunteer advocacy for children in need. A Better World is challenging it's players to complete 300,000 good deeds in the game during the month, and when the goal is reached, A Better World will release funds for the I am for the Child campaign which recruits volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children.
BetterWorldians Radio has featured guests such as author and psychologist Dr. Rick Hanson, filmmaker and philanthropist Peter Samuelson, author and psychologist Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, and actress and activist Fran Drescher. To access the show and other podcasts, go to BetterWorldiansRadio.com.
About Michelynn "Miki" Woodard
Miki Woodard is President and CEO of the Dr. Phil Foundation and When Georgia Smiled: The Robin McGraw Revelation Foundation. Miki has over 15 years experience in corporate philanthropy across multiple industries, including entertainment, non-profit, television, digital media and music. Miki previously served as the vice president of philanthropy at JCPenney. Before joining JCPenney, Woodard founded the Amalgamation Group LLC, a strategic consulting firm that brought together celebrities, philanthropists, non-profits and brands. Miki's background also includes serving as managing director of West Coast Operations for Be the Change and as president and chief operating officer for West Brands, where she ran Kanye West's parent company. Woodard is a prominent member of the philanthropic community where she supports numerous charitable organizations, mentors many young women, and is an active public speaker.
About BetterWorldians Radio
BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by Ray, MarySue and Gregory Hansell, the family team that created the popular game on Facebook, A Better World. This game rewards players for doing good deeds while helping to raise money and awareness for charities. Over 3 million people have performed over 35 million good deeds in A Better World to date. BetterWorldians Radio is broadcast from Wayne, PA.