As the Institute’s Manager of Student Programs and Community Outreach, Meredith manages the five programs of the Elsie Forum: the Internship and Seminar Program, the Elsie Honors Scholars Program, the Ambassadors of Civic Engagement Program, Legislator for a Day and Never a Spectator. She also assists the Institute’s Director with stewardship activities, proposal writing and reporting, and grants management.
Starting her career in academic program management for the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public Health, she’s developed student career development programs, alumni and employer networking events, and a global health field experience program for students interested in collaborating with an international site. Meredith earned her BA in Communication and Rhetoric and her M.Ed. in Higher Education Management from the University of Pittsburgh.