Meghan was born and raised in Ontario in small towns ranging from Thunder Bay to Tara. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Arts and Business, majoring in history. After graduating, she wanted a change of scenery and moved to Tofino, BC where she spent 8 blissful months attempting and failing to surf, running in the rainforest, and eating her weight in tacos. Academia called her out to the East Coast where she completed her Master’s in Environmental Policy at Memorial University, where she focused her research on global eco-certification schemes. The love of learning, challenging herself, and helping others brought her to law school, and into the role of President. In her ‘spare’ time Meghan loves reading, baking bread, and being outside in any capacity, usually with her partner and two dogs.
In 2L Meghan was Vice President, External where she was the Faculty of Law representative for the Dalhousie Student Union Council. On Council, Meghan led a judicial board petition, sat on the Bylaw Policy Review Committee, and the Internal Investigation Committee. In her role as Vice President, External, she organized the annual LSS + Law Library Food Drive, and sat on the Dalhousie Law Alumni Association Board of Directors.
The President is responsible for supporting the Society and its members by acting as the formal and official representative of the society. The President holds regular meetings with the Dean of Law, sits on Faculty Council, and is a member of the Dalhousie Law Alumni Association Board of Directors.