Catey Heller Terry (B.A. Skidmore College, MA, Missouri School of Journalism) is the outreach director for the Novak Leadership Institute. She is a communications professional with more than 20 years of experience in New York City, St. Louis, and Columbia, MO. Terry served as a press secretary for a state senator in New York City before moving back to the Midwest. In Columbia, she worked at the Missouri School of Journalism, first for the Multicultural Management Program and later as director of development. She also served as senior director at Washington University in St. Louis in the development communications office and at Stephens College where she was in charge of grants and research. Most recently, Catey served as Executive Director for Advancement Creative Services and Donor Relations at Mizzou prior to joining the Novak Leadership team.