Meg is a young professional passionate about entrepreneurship and philanthropy. Meg graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2016 with a Masters in Business Administration. During her time in Mankato she worked as a business consultant at the Small Business Development Center where she was able to connect with small business owners and help their companies grow and succeed. Meg is currently the Economic Advancement Coordinator at the South Minnesota Initiative Foundation. In this role, she has the opportunity to help minority business owners navigate the entrepreneurial ecosystem in southern Minnesota through The Prosperity Initiative, which provides training, mentorship and access to resources. She is continuously inspired by her clients and enjoys fostering collaborative partnerships throughout the region to build stronger business leaders, economies and communities.

What makes Greater Minnesota "greater"?
The people!

What is one of your favorite things about living in southern Minnesota?
Enjoying the different weather, activities and beauty that accompany each season

megs@smifoundation.org