Meredith was born and raised in Branford, CT, and graduated with a degree in Finance from Quinnipiac University in 2007. Upon graduation, she took a job at Sikorsky Aircraft in CT and went on to earn her MBA at Fairfield University in 2011. Meredith relocated to San Diego in 2011 and has developed many friendships in the Naval Aviation community. While continuing to work in the aviation industry, she has seen firsthand how aviation mishaps affect the military community and the need for immediate post-mishap support. She now helps by volunteering her time as the Foundation's Donor Outreach Manager.