Megan Sommerfeldt is the Director, Gift Planning at the Community Foundation. In this role, Megan is dedicated to working with individuals, families and organizations interested in establishing a legacy or charitable fund, understanding their charitable goals and identifying customized solutions reflective of their unique values and wishes. Megan also supports the Niagara Area Foundation, a division of the Community Foundation committed to strengthening Niagara County by addressing critical needs to improve lives.
Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Megan worked as a Development Manager for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, where she managed complex fundraising campaigns and events, standardized operational best practices and developed content for website and social media. Previously, she worked as an Operations Manager at Katapult, a digital entertainment company, and as a Development Associate at CUNY Queens College.
Megan received her B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Geneseo and her Masters in English Education from the State University of New York at Buffalo.