Megan McDonald is the Project Manager focusing on Technology and Life Science sectors for Partnership Gwinnett. She is responsible for recruitment and expansion economic development project activities. Prior to joining Partnership Gwinnett, Megan was Director of Business Development for the Orlando Economic Development Commission where she managed economic development projects for the Advanced Manufacturing and Technology sectors. She began her economic development career at Enterprise Florida, the state’s chief economic development organization, where she worked as a research associate assisting project managers in all sectors. Which lead to her managing her own projects in the Professional Services sector. She is currently a member of the Georgia Economic Developer’s Association and serves on the board for the Innovation Crescent. Megan earned a Bachelor Degree in History with a minor in Business from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL and received her basic economic development certification from Southern Mississippi University in Hattiesburg, MS.