About the Authors

Maggie Kulyk


Maggie Kulyk is a Financial Life Planner, speaker, retreat leader, and CEO/Founder of Chicory Wealth, an independent Registered Investment Advisory practice with the focus of “integrating money and meaning.” Chicory Wealth helps clients throughout the country to align their money with their values, their most cherished dreams, and their hopes for the wider world. Maggie holds a political philosophy degree from West Chester State University (PA) and an MDiv from Emory University. She is a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®), Chartered SRI Counselor™, and a Certified Money Coach (CMC®). Maggie is interested in the deeper story of money in human culture and how it operates symbolically in our lives. She is part of a growing conversation about what it means to give and receive and how the sharing of our personal and collective resources can lead to a transformed world.

Liz McGeachy


Liz McGeachy is the co-writer of Integrating Money and Meaning and is the Communications Director at Chicory Wealth. Before joining the firm in 2012 she worked for 25 years as a freelance journalist and an administrator at several nonprofit organizations. She has an MA in journalism from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and a BA in psychology/sociology from Rhodes College. She is also a poet and musician.