RAQC welcomes new staff member

Meg Alderton joined the RAQC in March 2012 as Communications Manager. In this capacity, Meg leads the RAQC’s external communications, community outreach and media relations activities; serves as liaison to the public, local governments, businesses and other stakeholders; oversees development activities;  and manages the budget and day-to-day activities of the RAQC’s comprehensive ozone education and outreach program – OzoneAware.

Prior to joining the RAQC, Meg worked for nearly 10 years as an associate at a local public affairs firm focusing on strategic communications, government relations and community advocacy for clients primarily within the transportation, land use and energy sectors. Previously, she served as communications liaison for a start-up company dedicated to the safekeeping of Fortune 500 and government data and as an associate editor on technical magazines. Meg is a graduate of Colorado State University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in public policy at the University of Colorado in Denver.