Education, Training & Outreach Coordinator
Megan Neilon is the Education, Training and Outreach Coordinator at Nevada Public Health Foundation (NPHF). In this capacity, Megan works closely with the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services (DWSS) to provide Statutory Rape Awareness Trainings all over the state of Nevada, in addition to providing S.T.A.R.S. trainings to pregnant and parenting teens on welfare. Megan also plays a vital role in coordinating the annual DWSS conference for welfare social workers.
As the Education, Training and Outreach Coordinator, Megan believes that one of the best ways to combat Nevada’s public health concerns is to provide education outreach opportunities to Nevadans using scientifically based methods of instruction.
Megan has lived in Nevada for most of her life and has received both a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Nevada, Reno.