Megan Gienapp

Research associate

Megan graduated from Covenant College with degrees in French and international studies. The Chattanooga native joined Metro Ideas Project in 2017 and was promoted to research associate in 2018.



Steal This Platform

Practical ideas and solutions to confront Hamilton County’s challenges head on.

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Opportunity barriers for Chattanooga youth

Barriers to economic mobility are most acute in the South, where segregation, income inequality, local school quality, and family structure strongly correlate with geographical differences in upward mobility.