A sunny California native, Megan was born and raised in Fresno where she was lucky enough to attend arts magnet schools her entire life. She found performing early and began her acting journey by re-enacting scenes from The Little Mermaid in her bedroom (or at the Zoo, in the movie theater, at the grocery store) before enrolling in acting classes at age 5. She began acting professionally in Los Angeles at 6 years old, and earned a BA in Drama from UC Irvine in 2016. 


Megan has worked in theater all over the country as well as in England. Since moving back to Los Angeles, she has been cast in feature films, television, commercials, industrials, live events, voiceover, and theatre. She is happily engaged to the love of her life, and when not performing she is either spending time with her dog, Nutmeg, at Disneyland, or cooking up some delicious vegan meal. Or eating french fries (her favorite!) 

*Megan is the recipient of a Scenie Award for Best Actress as Babe in Crimes of the Heart at International Theater

*Megan is the recipient of a Bill's Best Award for Best Actress as Sybil in Private Lives at Theaterworks, Colorado Springs 

*Megan is a 3 time Best Actress winner at the Amador Drama Festival 

*Megan was the recipient of the Sunny Brown Scholarship for Outstanding Artistic Performance in 2012. 



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