Megan Sheekey

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Megan Sheekey

President, Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City

Megan Sheekey is President of the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, which creates partnerships between the City and the private sector to strengthen innovative public programs in areas including the arts, youth development, health and the environment. Prior to the Fund, Megan served as Director of Communications and Policy for the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation and Deputy Press Secretary to Mayor Bloomberg. In 2005, she managed the communications for Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s “The Gates” in Central Park. Megan has also directed communications and advocacy efforts for New York-based nonprofits including Doctors of the World and the Center for Urban Community Services. She is married to composer and sound designer Shelby Gaines.