Megan is chief diversity officer, responsible for the global diversity and inclusion strategy, driving inclusive culture initiatives and efforts related to the development, retention and advancement of diverse professionals. She serves as chief operating officer for the Global Inclusion and Diversity Committee and is a member of the One Million Black Women Steering Committee. Previously, Megan was head of diversity recruiting. She joined Goldman Sachs in 2014 as a vice president on the Diversity & Inclusion team and was named managing director in 2019.
Prior to joining the firm, Megan worked as a litigation associate at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP covering white collar, insurance, and complex commercial cases and trials. During that period, she dedicated significant time to pro bono cases, primarily representing immigrants seeking asylum. During an externship, Megan spent six months working for MFY Legal Services where she provided legal assistance to low-income New Yorkers to resolve issues in the areas of housing and foreclosure.
Megan serves as a member of the Advisory Board for the Center on Race, Law & Justice at Fordham University School of Law and the Hispanic Scholarship Fund’s New York Advisory Council.
Megan earned a BA in African-American Studies and Psychology from Yale University in 2003 and a JD from Fordham University School of Law in 2006