Senior Director, Learning & Product Design
Hometown: Pompano Beach, FL
Education: BA International Development and Cultural Identity, New York University;
MS Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Pace University;
UX Design, General Assembly
Megan brings to Blue Engine a decade of using human-centered design methodology to improve in-person and virtual learning experiences. Megan began her career in education as a Teach for America Corps Member, teaching English as a Second Language at a high school for newcomers in the Bronx, NY. After completing her tenure with TFA, she spent time working in new school development in Chicago with the Renaissance Schools Fund, designing learning experiences for new school developers. Additionally, she spent two years leading the English as Additional Language department at EtonHouse International Schools in Xi’an and Suzhou, China.
Prior to joining Blue Engine, Megan led design projects at both Teach for All and Teach for America focused on improving teacher and staff learning practices. Over the past four years at Blue Engine, Megan has held the roles of Site Director as well as Director of Learning & Development. In her current role on the Organizational Learning & Innovation team at Blue Engine, Megan leads on all product design for Blue Engine’s Team Teaching Playbook, developing usable tools and assets to ensure effective implementation of Blue Engine’s Team Teaching Model. In addition to her passion for education and design, Megan enjoys traveling and doing gymnastics in her spare time.