Chief of Staff
As Chief of Staff, Meg Storer brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the fields of government affairs, public relations, communications and marketing. Meg joined 2-1-1 in 2003 and is responsible for helping the agency build upon its social entrepreneurship vision, create a positive public reputation and ensure proper positioning and messaging for 2-1-1 throughout the community, both locally and statewide.
Meg serves as the agency’s keystone by providing guidance to 2-1-1’s Executive Team and Senior Staff. Meg is pivotal in raising awareness of 2-1-1 and its programs among key community leaders to generate support and partnerships that forward its mission. Her ability to navigate the political landscape has helped 2-1-1 gain strong relationships with multiple municipalities and political entities building support for 2-1-1’s services including 2-1-1’s disaster response function, working closely first responders to streamline services for San Diegans in times of disaster.
In addition, Meg has been instrumental in bringing together the veteran service community in San Diego. She is a founding member and served as the inaugural Secretary of the Board for the San Diego Veterans Coalition, and of the Governing Council Member of Military Transition Support Project (MTSP), known today as Zero8Hundred. Most recently she worked with national and local leaders build Vets Community Connections (VCC) and serves on the national board of directors.
Prior to 2-1-1, Meg simultaneously served as both the State Government Affairs Coordinator and Communications Coordinator for American Forest & Paper Association in Washington, D.C., gaining public affairs experience federal and state functions. She has extensive experience serving in a leadership role at a state and national level including 2-1-1 California Board of Directors to support critical legislation for state wide coverage of 2-1-1, has served as the Vice-Chair of the California Alliance of Information and Referral Systems and was a member of the Board of Directors of the Alliance of Information and Referral Systems. Today she serves on the board for Champions for Health and the Economic Development Corporation Foundation.
Meg received recognition from the San Diego Business Journal’s as Business Woman of the Year in 2020, the San Diego Metro Magazine’s “40 Under 40” for 2016, and has been recognized as the Anne Arundel County’s Annapolis High School Wall of Fame awardee, a recognition designed to inspire young leaders to strive for excellence as they head into the future. She has a Masters of Arts in Nonprofit Leadership and Management from the University of San Diego, Bachelor of Arts in Communications, and a minor in Ethnic Studies from Shippensburg University. She is a graduate of the North County Leadership Class and an alumnae of Fieldstone Emerging Leaders Class. She resides in North County San Diego with her two sons.