TEDxBoston 2014

Mickey Cockrell

Fitting In to Stand Out

Leveling the playing field for kids with no means



Mickey Cockrell is an entrepreneur serving as Executive Director and Co-Founder of Catie’s Closet.

Prior to Catie’s Closet, Mickey spent over 30 years in Business Management. Her primary focus has been in the retail sector providing leadership for Jordan Marsh, Filene’s and most recently as Vice President for Kohl’s. Mickey has held the roles of Buyer, Marketing Manager, Human Resources, Multi-Store Manager and Asst. Director of Stores. She is known as an innovator and problem solver in the industry creating high impact marketing strategies and unique models for delivering unparalleled customer service. Most notably are Mickey’s contributions and leadership in driving company expansion and operational efficiencies.

Mickey is also on the Board of Advisors for Indigo Magic and provides financial direction for St. Francis Parish.