Episode 2

Former Nickelodeon Actress Leaves Hollywood and Achieves Her Wildest Dream

Join Emmy Award-winning TV show host interviewer Aurea McGarry, as she talks with actress, producer, writer, and now popular podcaster, Melissa Carcache about her secrets to success as a millennial woman leading a generation. Learn about the significant impact her parents made on her growing up and to this very day. The advice they gave her and how it impacted her career and ultimate success may surprise you.

Find out the real reason she left home for the sparkling lights of Hollywood and how coming home to her roots gave her the big break she thought she would find in tinsel town.

Melissa is best known for being a TV series regular in the role of Lily on the hit Nickelodeon series Every Witch Way and for the Hallmark movie "Love at Sea"

She is the co-founder of the Millennial Women Talk podcast with her sister Stephanie and together they have created a powerful movement for their community called We Are Millennial Women. Wearemillennialwomen.com. Their mission and vision are to create a platform for women from their generation to rely on a source of inspiration and resources to help them become the very best version of themselves.

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Aurea McGarry

Emmy Award-Winning TV Show Host & Producer, serving on their Board of Governors and as an active Emmy judge. Founder of CELEBRITIZE Your Business online courses for female business owners.
An author & co-author of 8 self-help books, a professional speaker and chosen TEDX speaker for 2021, an event emcee, and a charity auctioneer.
The founder and host of the Live Your Legacy Summit event series, and of two online shows “Success Talk” and the Silver Telly Award Winning “Smart Talk” show.
Aurea is a monthly lead TV show host for “Atlanta Live” on WATC – TV, and frequent expert panelist on the 11ALIVE NBC Atlanta affiliate daytime TV morning show “Atlanta & Company.”
As a sought-after professional speaker and women’s empowerment coach she speaks on the airwaves and at events across the globe inspiring women to live their best legacy and teaches them how to CELEBRITIZE their VOICE while they become the “Go-To” influencer in their industry increasing their visibility, credibility, and profitability.
Aurea is a Cancer & Domestic Violence Sur-THRIVER and a Walking Miracle who was told by doctors she would never speak again after they had to remove her left vocal cord nerve in 1999 during her cancer surgery! She went on to become a speaker and a multi-award-winning TALK show host and producer after she was told that TALKING would be IMPOSSIBLE! She wants YOU to believe in your miracles too.
She’s been featured on over 500 radio shows, dozens of podcasts, and over 100 TV shows including The 700 Club, Atlanta & Company, PBS, FOX Good Day Atlanta, Daytime Tampa Bay, and Nite Line with audiences in the millions.
Aurea faced many struggles along her journey including the murder of her father, divorce, domestic violence, cancer, and she wrote her autobiography about how to overcome them all, staying positive and successful in business, titled “I Won’t Survive, I’ll Thrive!”