Meghan Perez is the Assistant Director for the Honors Leadership Program. She joined the Honors and Scholars team in 2016. She received her B.A. in Communication, M.S. in Educational Administration with an emphasis in Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education Science, and a graduate certificate in Nonprofit Management from Texas A&M University. Prior to joining The University of Tennessee Meghan opened the Houston, Texas office of The Posse Foundation where she developed a passion for supporting students throughout their university journey.
Meghan believes deeply in students’ leadership development during their college experience. She is committed to supporting students’ exploration of their leadership identity through curricular and co-curricular experiences in the Honors Leadership Program.
Outside of the office, you can find Meghan discovering and creating new delicious food, planning her next travel destination, and cheering on her favorite college football team. Being new to Knoxville, she is excited to explore the city and mountains.