Meet our team! For the On Purpose Woman Community to be all that is, we have several people doing great work!

Ginny Robertson

Ginny is the founder on the On Purpose Woman Global Community. She holds the vision for the community and love for all the women in it. She runs most of the Connections Over Coffee Gatherings in Maryland. She is a keynote speaker and offers workshops, retreats, and conferences and is the founder/publisher of the On Purpose Woman Magazine. It is her personal mission to support women in connecting to their gifts, their purpose, and each other. She provides opportunities for women to be seen and their voices heard, so that they are more able to make their unique impact and together we shift the energy of the planet.

Kathryn Yarborough

Kathryn is the Global Facilitator for the community. She hosts the online Connections Thru Conversation Gatherings and is Ginny’s collaborator in creating the online version of the On Purpose Woman Magazine.

With her own business, the Manifesting Clients Academy, Kathryn teaches heart-based, on purpose women solopreneurs how to be the fullest expression of themselves, create sellable offers, design marketing plans that work, manifest clients easily, and grow a business they love. You can find out more about her at

Carol Burbank

Carol is the Facilitator of the Fort Washington, MD Connections Over Coffee Gatherings.

She is a writer, editor, researcher, and coach dedicated to nurturing writers who want to take their work to the next level, honoring their vision and voice. She founded Storyweaving Consulting and Coaching in 2004, and the Storyweaving Retreat Center in 2019. Her published work includes Stay-at-Home Bears for young children, monthly columns for Science of Mind Magazine, poetry, and award-winning plays.

Claudette Gadsden

Claudette is the Facilitator for the Richmond, VA Connections Over Coffee Gatherings.

She is also a coach and runs a Bed and Breakfast in Virginia, Temple in the Woods.  She loves supporting women in speaking up for themselves.  You can find out more about Claudette and her work at

Maria Guadalupe Lopez

Maria is the Facilitator of the Rosedale, MD Connections Over Coffee Gatherings.

She was born in Mexico City and was a teacher of English as a Second Language. She believes that sharing her roots is important so there is a better understanding of her culture. She and her husband own Fiesta Mexicana, a restaurant in Rosedale. Next door to Fiesta Mexicana is Apapacho, Maria’s shop. Apapacho means “a hug to your soul” and gives her customers the experience of Mexican culture up close.

Mia Zachary is the Facilitator of the Charlottesville, VA Connections Over Coffee Gatherings

Mia Zachary

Mia is the Facilitator of the Charlottesville, VA Connections Over Coffee Gatherings.

She is an intuitive counselor whose work in the world is leading women toward healing and happiness. Her wellness practice focuses on discovering your purpose and possibilities, then clearing away obstacles to your potential. Mia helps creatives and changemakers deal with their “shiFt” by guiding you toward higher perspective.

She is also the author of The Messenger: Eight Keys for Resurrecting Your Life