Megan Izen


Megan is a communications strategist with over fifteen years of experience in the United States and Southern Africa.

With experience in both editorial and graphic design, Megan has worked to help strengthen organizational sustainability, infrastructure, and commitment to racial, environmental, and gender justice. She has worked with a wide range of organizations, philanthropists, and activists including PhytoTrade Africa, Hedgebrook: Women Authoring Change, Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock, and Unbound Philanthropy and Race Forward.

Megan received her Bachelor of Arts in Women's and Gender Studies and Mathematics from Sonoma State University and Master of Arts from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism in New York. Her writing has been published by Colorlines,, and the New York Times.

Find and connect with Megan and the Narrative Initiative team at:
Twitter: @meganizen