Meagan is a professional communicator with interests in investigative journalism, human rights, social justice and foreign policy. She is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Journalism & Mass Communication, with certificates in African studies and global health.

Meagan is the Mandela Washington Fellowship program coordinator at the UW-Madison African Studies Program, where she formerly served as the communications specialist for two years.

During her senior year, Meagan served as a reporting fellow with the Center for Journalism Ethics and an editorial intern with MediaShift. Additionally, she has experience reporting for The Sun and Country Messenger in St. Croix River Valley of western Wisconsin where she spent two summers between 2012-2013.

When not absorbed by independent projects and work, Meagan sees the world through a Nikon lens, surrounds herself with good storytellers, dreams up travel itineraries and enjoys a warm French press.