“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor and some style.”
Megan has over five years of teaching and related administrative experience. They founded their own non-profit in 2019, Edify Endeavor, with a mission to provide safe spaces and opportunities for youth to develop holistically.
Prior to joining Alford Group, Megan worked for GiveDirectly and assisted in executing the Cook County Promise Guaranteed Income Pilot Program. The $42 million pilot is the largest publicly funded guaranteed income program in American history. Megan was also a founding staff member of USC Brio College Prep in Los Angeles. They taught high school Social Studies for three and a half years. During this time, they also enjoyed creating extracurricular experiences for students, coached a girls basketball team, and sponsored a leadership club.
Fun Fact: While studying abroad in South Africa, Megan swam with sharks, went bungee jumping and skydiving, and climbed Table Mountain!
- The Community Builders
- South LA Café
- Harbor Church LA
Education & Credentials:
- M. A. Education from the University of Southern California
- B. A. Psychology, Minor in Ethnic Studies from Asuza Pacific University