Welcome Megan O’Rourke to the CALS Academic Affairs team

Megan O’Rourke joins the CALS Undergraduate Programs & Services team after working in career development since 2006 at Penn State University and the University of Maryland. She is thrilled to return to her Midwestern roots and help prepare CALS students for their careers after UW-Madison. She will assist students through individual career advising, workshops and classroom presentations, and developing relationships with recruiting employers.

Megan earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mass Communication from North Dakota State University and her Master’s of Education degree in College Student Affairs from Penn State University. Prior to her career in higher education, she worked for the National 4-H Council in Washington, DC. Megan was also raised on a corn, soybean, and sheep farm in southern Minnesota.