Meghan Kennedy graduated from St. Francis Catholic High School in Sacramento, CA. She was president of the community garden and Techies Anonymous, co-president of the Young Democrats Club, secretary of the Shakespeare Society, voter education leader for Mock Election and coordinator for child-care volunteers for a domestic violence agency. Meghan participated in theater as an actor, assistant stage manager and sound engineer. She earned a Gold President’s Volunteer Service Award. She co-developed and presented to the school’s board of directors a successful proposal to establish a service-learning program in Ghana and led the inaugural mission trip. Meghan is a member of National Honor Society and a National Merit Semi-Finalist.