Meg Kennedy, Gannett Foundation/TEGNA Foundation

TITLE: Foundation Manager

FOCUS AREAS: Journalism education/training/technology, education and neighborhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation, cultural enrichment

CONTACT: foundation@gannett.com, 703-854-6000

PROFILE: Meg Kennedy is the foundation manager for the Gannett Foundation/TEGNA Foundation. She has been in this role since May 2015 in the Washington, D.C., metro area. Previously, she worked as a foundation manager for The Bonner Group. She also worked for JCF Scholarship Programs for the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, and Sonoma Counties.

Kennedy shares the following information on her LinkedIn page:

I run the TEGNA Foundation, the corporate foundation of TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), formerly known as Gannett Co., Inc. 

Through our Community Grant Program, TEGNA Foundation empowers the people we serve by supporting nonprofit activities in the communities in which TEGNA does business. Through our other programs, the Foundation invests in the future of the media industry, encourages employee giving, and contributes to a variety of charitable causes. 

The Foundation is proud to fund community nonprofit organizations and programs that promote and celebrate the diversity of the communities we serve