Megan Byrd

Megan Byrd
Position: 
Executive Assistant
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Contact Number: 
(704) 687-1522

Megan Byrd serves as the Executive Assistant for the North Carolina Humanities Council. Megan serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the Executive Director, Paula Watkins. She also serves as a liaison to the board of trustees and staff; organizes and coordinates executive outreach and external relations efforts; and oversees special projects. She earned a B.A. in English and minored in Creative Writing at New York University. She brings her experience as the Administrative Assistant to the PublicAffairs Imprint and Executive Assistant to the Senior Vice President of Perseus Books at Hachette Book Group, one of the top five Publishers in the United States. Megan has held the position of Executive Assistant since October 2018.