Megan is an award-winning director, producer, and content creator who is genuinely passionate about using storytelling to effect change. She has a deep understanding of branded content and uses techniques from her background in entertainment to reach audiences in ways that traditional advertising can’t.
Over her career, she has developed, produced and directed various projects for networks and content partners such as Discovery, A&E, Esquire Network, HGTV, Style Network, History, OWN, Goodwill, Children’s Mercy KC and the Pujols Family Foundation.
In her current role, Megan is the Head of Creative at Sprint, overseeing creative development for TV, social, digital, print, OOH, and radio. She is responsible for leading the creative team through the challenges of a rapidly evolving business while delivering content that strengthens brand equity and positively impacts bottom-line performance.
Megan is also passionate about giving visibility to other women directors, who are often overlooked in an industry dominated by men. She is the founder of Boyish (www.boyish.media), a digital-media company that showcases content created by individuals identifying as women--with new short-films launching monthly. In addition to showcasing content, Boyish partners with brands to create engaging content that resonates deeply with the female audience.
Meet Jeff—a high school student with intelligence, talent and tons of potential. What he doesn’t have is an internet connection at home. Because he isn’t connected, he can’t get his homework done on time. Jeff has to scramble to find Wi-Fi where he can; that means late assignments and doing less than his best work because he feels rushed. As a result, his grades suffer and don’t reflect the incredible young man he is. Check out what the 1Million Project Foundation is doing to help students like Jeff reach their full potential.
The great American road trip meets the modern era as photojournalist and blogger Matt Hranek (The William Brown Project) hits the road in search of people, places and objects that embody the timeless American spirit.