Meghan Simonds, ’08 is Deputy Director of Government Relations at U.S. Global Leadership Campaign, an influential, broad-based organization formed by a colaition of 400 American businesses and NGOs, senior national security and foreign policy experts, who promote increased support for the United States’ diplomatic and development efforts. While at UMaine, Meghan interned in Senator Susan Collin‘s office via the Peter Madigan Congressional Internship Program. After UMaine, Meghan was offered a job by Sen. Collin’s office as a Legislative Correspondent. She would later work as a Legislative Assistant for Sen. Collins before moving on to her current job as Deputy Director of Government Relations for U.S. Global Leadership Campaign in 2010.