Dr. Meg Blinkiewicz is the Executive Director for Kalamazoo Youth Development Network (KYD Network). She has over twenty five years of experience as a youth development professional and evaluator.
Dr. Meg has agreed to meet with our Coalition Support & Community Change (C3) grantees who are interested in best-practices when it comes to youth stipends. This will be a time to listen and ask your questions. Please prepare some questions ahead of time and share them with Ruth if possible at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please REGISTER HERE
Meg Blinkiewicz grew up in Kalamazoo, graduating from Kalamazoo Central. Meg used her post-secondary years to explore different communities and cultures. She received her B.A. from the University of Texas, her MPA from the University of Maryland, and her Ph.D. from Western Michigan University. She believes readiness is a right for all youth and works to ensure our community’s youth have access to high quality out-of-school time programs. Meg is the proud parent of quadruplets and enjoys time with her horses, dogs, and cats.
You can find more info about current programs at KYDnet.org