Meg grew up in Evergreen, Colorado. In 1982, she interned on the Morgan Horse Farm in Middlebury, Vermont. Meg obtained her Colorado real estate broker's license and worked in commercial real estate from 1984 to 1988 and from 1996 to 2001. In between, she moved to and farmed in Southeast Nebraska. Meg studied Business Administration at Nebraska Wesleyan University and at the Colorado Women’s College/University of Denver. Meg has worked for the Colorado Water Congress since 2009 as the Associate Director and Event Registration Coordinator. Meg works with the CWC membership, events, and financial operations.