Megan R. Burke is the Policy Analyst at The SCAN Foundation. In this role, she works to solve policy problems and elevate solutions to help older adults access the services and supports needed to live life on their terms. Megan has extensive experience in public policy, coalition building, and direct practice focused in aging, health, and long-term services and supports. Prior, Megan worked as a Policy Analyst for Paraquad (a Center for Independent Living in Missouri), and for the Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council. Her direct practice experience as a care manager includes working with older adults and people with disabilities, and their family members.
Megan holds a master’s degree in Social Work with a focus in gerontology and social and economic development from the Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis. She earned her Bachelor of Social Work from Valparaiso University. Megan enjoys playing the flute, hiking, film noir movies, and spending time with her extended family.