Megan is the Illinois Ag Program Director at The Nature Conservancy where she leads and motivates local and state level partners to quickly take coordinated on-the-ground action to meet ambitious supply chain sustainability goals. Previously, she served as the Watershed Specialist with the Macon County Soil & Water Conservation District for four years, where she successfully secured and led collaborative IEPA 319 and NRCS RCPP grant programs coordinating efforts to increase adoption of edge of field and in field practices to limit nutrient and sediment delivery to Lake Decatur. Megan completed the Advanced Soil Health Training course offered through American Farmland Trust. She is a trusted local resource for farmers, retailers and agency staff. She received her B.S. in Geography & Environmental Resources from SIU-Carbondale.