Meredith joined RTC:Rural in 2018. Prior to joining RTC:Rural, Meredith worked as a Career Counselor at the University of Illinois Career Center while earning her Master of Human Resources degree. Upon completing her M.H.R. degree in 2011, Meredith went on to work as a Human Resources Manager for The Procter & Gamble Company. Meredith later returned to school to earn her Ph.D. in Experimental (Social) Psychology in 2018 from the University of Montana. Following completion of her Ph.D., Meredith worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Indiana University before joining RTC:Rural. Meredith has published several articles related to the environment and health and wellbeing.