Megan Hart, M.Ed.

Image of Pathfinder's Director, Megan Hart, center of Pathfinder's branded graphic. PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Megan Hart, M.Ed., has served as Program Director since 2012. In her role, she is responsible for the direction and development of Pathfinder by overseeing the daily operations of the program, building collaborative relationships with other organizations throughout the state, and providing training presentations at various meetings and conferences. These efforts aim to increase access to resource information for Tennesseans with disabilities.

Megan received her B.A. in Psychology at Sewanee: The University of the South and her M.Ed. in Counseling at Vanderbilt University, Peabody College. She has close to 20 years of professional experience working in the disability field, which includes about 13 years at Pathfinder. She was the founding Co-sponsor of the VUMC Disability Employee Resource Group, and currently serves as the Immediate Past Chair of Tennessee Disability Coalition’s Board of Directors, and participates on boards and committees of various organizations.

Specialties: Program Management, Grant Reporting, Training Development

Interests: Disability Inclusion, Community Engagement, Philanthropy, Listening/Learning from Others

Fun Facts about Megan

Hobbies: Taking Walks, Reading, Being a Supportive Aunt, Entertaining/Party Planning

Favorite Book: The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

Favorite Music or Song: Lean on Me by Bill Withers

Favorite Movie(s) or TV Show(s): The Amazing Race and The Great British Baking Show

You can reach Megan Hart at megan.hart@vumc.org.