Megan Pamela Ruth Madison is a doctoral candidate at Brandeis University, studying racial inequity in early childhood workforce policy. When she’s not working on finishing up her dissertation research, she works as a trainer for the New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute, Border Crossers, and the Human Root. Before graduate school, Megan was a preschool teacher in Chicago. Megan holds a bachelor’s degree in studies in religion and a master’s degree in early childhood education. She serves on the governing boards of the National Association for the Education of Young Children and Jews for Racial and Economic Justice.