Megan received her degreein psychology from San Francisco State University in 2008. During her last semester, she met a man from Sweden and moved there with him in 2010. She completed her master's degree in [sychology with an emphasis in cognitive behavioral therapy at Karlstad University in 2014. She worked at a residential treatment center and as a school counselor before beginning her PhD in palliative care in February 2016 which she completed in February 2020.
Megan is a member of Phi Sigma Sigma and served as risk management chair as an undergraduate. Megan is still involved with her chapter at San Francisco State and attends as many alumni events as possible. She has always been passionate about improving health and mental health care, especially for children and adolescents.