About Us

MOTIVATIONAL MARY

Mary Rodwell - CEO



Mary is a Woman of God, single mom of two, survivor of domestic violence and bullying. For two years Mary served on the Oleweus Bully Prevention Program at a Elkhardt -Thompson as an advocate for parents and students. The training she received allowed her to promote anti-bullying awareness and strategies. Mary enjoys sharing her personal experiences to motivate, enrich, and educate others to find proper solutions that will bring forth positive results. Mary continues to be a public figure in her community as well as a dynamic motivational speaker and writer. She's determined to use her gifts to help others move past their pain to purpose. 

 Her latest book project titled "LOVE IS NOT BLACK OR WHITE" has been released on June 22, 2017. Her best selling book "THE GIRL WHO LIVED BEHIND THE FENCE", has impacted many lives for the better through her transparency and life changing story.

Amongst her book projects Mary has been recognized as 1 of 6 semi-finalist for the 2016 NAACP Image Hometown Champion Award for RVA and RPS 2015-2016 Elkhardt Thompson Middle School Title 1 Outstanding Parent. Since the establishment, Mary has been seen on WWBT Channel 12 News, WRIC Channel 8 News and heard on 105.7 Kiss FM radio station with Community Clovia.  

Today, Mary serve on the Greeter Committee at a local church in Richmond VA. She has four published books which is available on paperback, e-book and Kindle with major book retailers. 

 

Dat Boy George

George is the son of Mary Rodwell and the late George Sr. He's Chesterfield County outstanding youth for the 2016-2017 freshman/sophomore class of LC Bird Highschool. In the past George has been an active participant in the Richmond Police Academy Summer Camp for 3 years, the anti-bullying & leadership movement for Elkhardt Thompson Middle School for two years and now spend his time as a mentee on part of the CBC "Concern Black Men Organization. 

At the age of two George lost his father due to violence. He was also a victim of bullying for several years in his community and Middle School. Today, he uses his time to speak to children and teens about his story,  bullying, motivation, sharing laughter and being the Master of Ceremonies for events. Your Boy Gee has a gifted eye when it comes to providing technology assistance, videography, caption and Instagram assistance.
In 2017, Your Boy Gee will debut his first ball "LIGHT UP THE CITY YOUTH BALL" in December. Proceeds will be raised from the Give A Kid A Holiday Cheer Outreach.