Meg Turville-Heitz

Project Manager, Grant Program Director

Wisconsin Humanities Council

Meg Turville-Heitz will moderate this discussion. Turville-Heitz joined the WHC in 2016 after eight years teaching communications, most recently at UW-Madison's College of Engineering after earning her Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication. Her diverse background includes operating an non-certified organic farm, fiction writing, editing and reporting for newspapers and magazines, and water quality planning for the DNR. Her proudest achievement is her son, Morgan, who recently turned in his Pointer colors to be a Badger.


We thank The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for their generous support of this initiative and the Pulitzer Prizes for their partnership.