Meeghan Prunty is a Managing Director of Blue Meridian Partners at the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation. Previously Meeghan helped launch and lead The Hamilton Project, an economic policy project at the Brookings Institution dedicated to economic security and broad-based economic growth. Meeghan’s work in policy, strategy and communications has taken her across sectors from Wall Street to the White House to children’s advocacy. Meeghan has a longtime commitment to disadvantaged children with a particular interest in child welfare and juvenile justice.  She has been a Court Appointed Special Advocate for foster care youth and her family serves as a foster family for children in care.