Susan Conway

An Oklahoma native, Mary Susan O’Dell Conway earned her master’s degree in Learning Disabilities from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma in 1979. After teaching for 10 years, she became a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for the victims of child abuse and neglect in Oklahoma Countin, volunteering her time for more than 12 years. She currently resides in Edmond, Oklahoma, and enjoys a successful career as a realtor. They Called Him Coach was Conway’s first book.

Hall of Fame Inductee

Susan Conway
was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in

Recent Publications


They Called Him Coach

Susan Conway's biography captures the spirit, generosity, and faithfulness of her father, Faye O'Dell. O'Dell served his country bravely in World War II and Korea before returning home to become a coach and teacher. Through these roles, he was able to make a lifelong impact on the young lives he mentored.