Megan Gallagher ’02

Megan Gallagher ’02 brings over 12 years of work experience in higher education marketing and communications. She’s held roles at MIT Sloan School of Management, The Wharton School, Bryn Mawr College, and Occidental College. Currently, she is the Associate Dean of Communications for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of Pennsylvania.


Her higher education background covers executive education, MBA admissions, and undergraduate enrollment communications. During her time at Bryn Mawr and Occidental, Meg provided strategic and creative direction for all enrollment marketing and communications across web, print, and digital – leading to the highest number of applications in history for both institutions.


Outside of the office, Megan has a true passion for the great outdoors. She spent many summers as a camp counselor in Maine, is a proud National Outdoor Leadership School alumna, and loves volunteering with the Philadelphia Outward Bound School. Megan holds a B.A. in Sociology from Dickinson College and an M.A. in Strategic Communications from American University.