Megan Schneider Gift
VP, Corporate Communications, 2U
Megan Schneider Gift is VP, Corporate Communications at 2U, an educational technology company that partners with nonprofit colleges and universities to offer online degree programs. In this role, she oversees internal and external communications, PR and brand marketing, strategic projects, community outreach, and events. She brings over a decade of experience to this position, with a diverse background in domestic and international communications, organizational development, and strategic marketing. Before joining 2U in 2013, Gift served as a consultant for The Futures Company, a strategic insight and innovation consultancy where she worked directly with for-profit and nonprofit clients to unlock new sources of growth. She previously worked in the nonprofit sector, leading efforts in fundraising, events, and corporate development. Gift also served as manager of corporate services and country operations for an African technology company delivering solutions in the education, government, and healthcare space to institutions throughout Africa and Southeast Asia. Gift currently serves on the board of Executive Service Corps (ESC) of the Triangle, which provides professional, affordable consulting for nonprofits.