More Than a Young Professional

A Podcast by Pensacola Young Professionals

Meg Rich

Meg Rich is a Project Manager in Pensacola, Florida. She is originally from a small town in southwest Kansas where she spent her time learning to bake from her mother and learning woodworking from her father. She received a degree in Strategic Communications from Wichita State University. In 2010, Meg relocated to the Pensacola Bay Area. While she’s switched careers and made quite a few missteps over the course of her professional career, she has finally found her niche within the community and industry.She has been active in several organizations during her time in Pensacola, including serving as President of the Pensacola Young Professionals organization from 2017 – 2018, and as the current Vice President of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions Young Professional Group. Meg is a member of the Leadership Pensacola Class of 2020. #longestandbestclassever Meg currently lives in Pensacola with her partner, Ben, two very adorable dogs, and one fluffy cat. She loves paranormal and true crime podcasts but is terrified of scary movies. There’s never been a Pixar film that didn’t make her cry.

Favorite Resources:

  • Never start a morning without the NYT Morning Briefing and Morning Brew (email newsletters)
  • Anything by Malcolm Gladwell or Simon Sinek


  • Project Management Happy Hour Podcast (this one is pretty industry specific and you need to be pretty nerdy and into PM to enjoy it)
  • How I Built This by Guy Raz