Meg Benner brings experience in strategy, program development, and policy. Previously, she worked as a senior director at Leadership for Educational Equity where she oversaw a team that managed policy workshops and fellowships.

She worked on Capitol Hill on education, disability, and labor policies for the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-CT). She started her career teaching first- and second- grade in the Bronx. Meg received her undergraduate degree in American Studies from Georgetown University and a master’s degree of science in teaching from Pace University.

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