As chief operating officer for WFN, Megan is responsible for developing and stewarding partnerships, managing programs and initiatives, and supporting and executing the strategic direction for the organization.
Prior to WFN, Megan served as director of partnerships at the Solidago Foundation where, as a member of the senior leadership team, she led initiatives advancing the organization’s funding priorities. Working closely with the chief executive officer, program team and the board of directors, she established targets and goals for the department aligned with the foundation’s mission and theory of change.
Megan began her career on Capitol Hill as an intern, eventually becoming a legislative director for two members of Congress. As a Congressional aide, Megan served members on the Appropriations, Budget, Agriculture and Small Business Committees, and worked on legislation and with various public policy advocacy groups across political ideologies to effect positive outcomes for constituents across a range of issues. After leaving Washington, D.C., Megan worked in development at Amherst College, directing leadership annual giving campaigns that supported access to education and the full range of academic experiences to all students, regardless of their ability to pay. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida.