Senior Manager, Corporate Development
World Food Program USA
As Senior Manager of Corporate Development, Meghan Gannon cultivates mid-level corporate donors and cause-based donors and secures new cause-based partners.
Before joining World Food Program USA, Meghan worked on Capitol Hill as a scheduler for Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), where she managed the Member’s calendar and travel, coordinated events and logistics in Washington, D.C. and the home district and acted as a liaison between the Member and committee staff, the White House and government agencies.
Meghan has also worked on the Americas Regional Development team at the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) in Bethesda, Maryland. While there, she was involved in planning the annual regional conference by maintaining the conference website and worked with universities by creating and providing them with information on what the IB is and how best to recognize students’ work.
Articles by Meghan Gannon
Transforming a Child’s Fate in the First 1,000 Days
When recurrent droughts hit the Morazán, San Miguel and La Unión regions in El Salvador in 2015, tens of thousands of farmers watched their crops wither and die. Yet mothers…
Visiting The Most Generous KFC Restaurant in the U.S.
Today marks the launch of KFC’s Add Hope campaign and the 10th anniversary of a partnership between Yum! Brands and WFP that has delivered over 440 million school meals worldwide.
How One of The World’s Largest Restaurant Companies Is Building Better Schools in Nicaragua
What does it look when one of the world’s largest restaurant companies invests in communities in need across the globe? For students in Jinotega, Nicaragua, it looks like new school…