New Community Relations & Education Coordinator


Meet Megan Contreras, our new Community Relations Public Education Coordinator.

Megan is a graduate of San Diego State University. She received her bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism and her minor in television, film & new media. She worked as a television news reporter at KTWO in Casper, Wy., before moving to Fort Myers in 2012 to work at WINK News. She was a reporter at WINK News for nearly five years before going to work as a communications manager for the Lee County Visitor and Conventions Bureau.

She has a background in many facets of public safety, public information and crisis communications. Megan is a public servant and is extremely active in the community.  She has been instrumental in several organizations that work with veterans and active duty military members, has two certified therapy dogs, runs a project that helps injured animals, is a volunteer at the Gulf Coast Humane Society and runs an annual toy drive that benefits underprivileged children and shelter animals.

Megan is CPR certified and is continuing to work toward her new position goals as our director of public service programs.