Megan Townsend - Senior Strategist, Entertainment Media

Megan TownsendAs a Senior Strategist on GLAAD's Entertainment Media team, Megan advocates for the inclusion of diverse LGBT stories and characters in films, television, video games and other forms of entertainment media.

Megan is the principal author of "Must-See LGBT TV," GLAAD's weekly guide to LGBT-inclusive television programming. She is the principal researcher and a contributing writer for GLAAD's Network Responsibility Index and Studio Responsibility Index, and conducts long-term research for GLAAD's Where We Are on TV. She monitors LGBT-inclusive content, trends, and developments in television and film and is a frequent contributor to GLAAD's blog. A graduate of Central Michigan University, Megan joined GLAAD in January 2012.