Meridith Levy joined SCC’s staff in 2003 as Director of Community Organizing and Planning, after serving as Organizing Director at Twin Cities CDC (now NewVue Communities) in Fitchburg, Mass. In 2013, she became SCC’s Deputy Director.
Meridith began her career organizing family farmers in Minnesota in the mid-1990s. She specializes in land use organizing, and has led community participatory planning processes, including the Plymouth Street Initiative in Fitchburg, the East Somerville Initiative and the Green Line Community Corridor Planning Initiative.
Meridith is keenly interested in community food security, and earned a dual master’s degree from Tufts University in Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning and Agriculture, Food and Environment. She is committed to employing participatory and popular education methodologies as a means to inspire community action.
Meridith also enjoys going on adventures with her daughter.