National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Wildfire Division
Megan Fitzgerald-McGowan is a program coordinator with the NFPA’s Wildfire and Pub Education Divisions. She assists with the Firewise USA® program and other wildfire initiatives, and is the NFPA Regional Education staff liaison for the western states.
Megan has a deep belief that a collaborative approach from all stakeholders is the best way to create a world safer from wildfire and other fire and life safety threats. She has been working in and around wildfire since 2003 and has held operational and dispatcher wildland fire qualifications. Before joining NFPA in 2017, Megan worked for the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, serving as their Firewise state liaison for a year and a half. Megan holds a Master's degree in Natural Resources from the University of Idaho and a certificate in Fire Ecology, Management and Technology.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020