President - Sustainable Event Alliance
Meegan has been working in event management for twenty years and in sustainability in event management for five. She worked on the Model Event program at Peats Ridge Festival in Australia, and was Sustainability Manager for Festival Republic (Glastonbury, Reading, Leads, Latititude) for three years (2007 to 2009).
Meegan has published a book on the subject ‘Sustainable Event Management: A Practical Guide’, now in it's third edition. She sat on the ISO 20121 panel as head of delegation for Australia and was one of ten industry experts on the working group for Global Reporting Initiative’s Event Sector Supplement.
Meegan wrote resources for Julie’s Bicycle (green music industry in the UK), was Global Greening Director for Live Earth (2008 and 2010) and consultant to the UN writing a research paper on the state of music and environment globally.
She is Director of GreenShoot Pacific a sustainability consultancy to the creative and live production industries, mainly event, screen, music and touring. She is currently working as Sustainability Programme Manager for Volvo Ocean Race.