Meredith Mayo

Development Volunteer

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BIO

 

Meredith grew up in a bicultural home with a strong Mexican influence and has always had a passion for the vibrant, passionate culture that Latin America represents.

 

Since her youth Meredith has known she wanted to speak Spanish and work alongside the Latino population in some capacity.

 

Meredith received her Master of Social Work from the University of Alabama with a desire to implement change at a macro-level through policy and advocacy.

 

Her specific passion points are forced migration and migrant farmworkers and believes in the power of narrative change that can aid in both personal and systems change.

Meredith has worked in event production, on campaigns, with non-profits and in various quality assurance roles. She brings her background of strategy, marketing and strengths-based methodology to the development team at Abara. 

 

Though a Texan by birth, Meredith currently lives with her husband, Scott, in Columbia, SC where you can find her on a walk, biking or cooking to the Hamilton soundtrack in her free time.