Megan ThorpeCommunications Director

Megan Smith Thorpe has worked in a myriad of communications positions over the last two decades in government, healthcare, education, technology and life sciences. Most recently, her private sector work has focused on employee engagement and internal communications at Blue Cross NC.

Her past work includes consulting for a variety of public and private sector clients, including AOL, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and several state government agencies in South Carolina. She has served in the offices of two U.S. Senators and the U.S. Department of Education. As a local news producer in Charleston, South Carolina, she worked on several daily broadcasts and a variety of news coverage in the field, including political debates.

Megan graduated from Furman University in 2001. She is a North Carolina native and lives in Wake Forest with her husband and two children.