Meg Turner

Job Title: 
Assistant Director for Higher Education Partnerships
Phone Number: 
828-262-7979
Area(s): 

Hometown

Wytheville, VA

Educational Background

Vanderbilt University, Special Education and Human Development
Harvard University, Administration, Planning, and Social Policy
Teacher and school administrator for over 25 years

What clubs, sports or experiences were you involved in during college?

I played basketball at Vanderbilt University and was a member of the Chi Omega sorority.

Why should students in the Appalachian Region consider going to college?

It broadens choices and opens doors for students as they move into adulthood.

What is one piece of advice you would offer to a middle or high school student?

Sleep lots, be kind to others, and develop goals for your future