ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.
As Director of Trustee & Coalition Relations, Megan works closely with the Vice President of Trustee & Government Affairs to monitor developing trends in higher education and public policy. Megan manages trustee communications, public outreach, and coalition-building. She also works on the high school counselor outreach project of ACTA's Academic Affairs department. Prior to joining ACTA, Megan was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Uganda and worked at other local policy organizations. Megan holds a BA from the University of Michigan in International Studies and Spanish and an MS in Government Analytics from Johns Hopkins University. During her undergraduate experience, she received the Wangari Matthai Essay Award for best undergraduate research paper related to African studies. Megan spends her free time cheering for her Michigan Wolverines and finding the next destination for her travels.