University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Megan Puzey has been a member of NACRO since 2015 and joined the NACRO Conference Programming Committee. Her focus was planning NACRO Blueprint Day and leading the Large-Central Affinity Group for the 2016 NACRO Conference. She co-chaired the University Sub-Committee for the 2017 NACRO Conference, and today helps lead the 2018 Conference Programming Committee to help bring the most relevant and valuable content to the NACRO membership. As a member of the NACRO Board of Directors, she's looking forward to working with the other committees to move forward the mission of NACRO.
Megan currently serves as Senior Associate Director for the Office of Corporate Relations at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and manages all aspects of strategic corporate relationships across the campus from student engagement, sponsored research and technology transfer opportunities, professional development, branding and sponsorship for companies. Her portfolio focuses on companies in the food and consumer packaged goods/services industry as well as the entertainment and hardware/electronics industries. Prior to joining the Office of Corporate Relations, she spent nine years in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences where she focused on international development programs and outreach. Megan serves on the local Urbana Parks Foundation Board and received her B.S. in Agricultural Economics and an MBA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.