Meghan Burns is the Director of Marketing at the Tourette Association of America. Joining the team in 2016, she brings a unique, innovative and creative perspective to the TAA. As the Director of Marketing, Meghan is responsible for leading the Association’s comprehensive strategy, development, management and implementation of a multi-channel marketing and communications plan. In this role, she works closely with each department to ensure that all information is designed, branded, and supports their goals. In addition to serving each functional area of the Association, Meghan leads the strategy for website development and revisions as well as a robust Google AdWords campaign.
In 2018, Meghan was promoted to the Director of Marketing positon at the TAA, prior she was the Director of Digital Marketing. Before her journey with the TAA, she worked at the YMCA of Long Island Corporate Headquarters, joining their team in 2011 as a Marketing and Communications Specialist. While in that role, Meghan experienced the true impact the Association had on LI communities and it perpetuated her love of giving back and working in the nonprofit sector. In 2012, she honed her skills in marketing by exploring new media. With a desire to continually expand her skill set and experience leading team members among multiple functional areas, Meghan was promoted to Digital Marketing Manager in 2015. In this role, she continued to oversee the organization’s social media accounts and took on new projects and initiatives, including managing its newly-designed website and developing expertise in business intelligence. In June of 2015, she received an achievement in digital communications award from the International Association of Business Communicators for the creative messaging on the YMCA’s digital platforms.
Meghan is a graduate of Siena College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing/Management and continued her education at Parsons School of design for Graphic and Digital Design.