Sarasota County Homeless Project for the Mentally Challenged

Monday, December 6, 2021
Megan Howell, MS Executive Director & Founder, Second Heart Homes

•Megan Howell holds a Master’s degree in Science in Psychology. Her background experience is with serving those experiencing developmental disabilities, Alzheimer’s and Dementia, mental illness and homelessness. She has completed extensive comparative work in the way of multi-cultural issues surrounding homelessness in Japan.

In 2021, Megan was named to the Continuum of Care Leadership Council for the SunCoast Partnership to End Homelessness. Council members are tasked with guiding and coordinating the Sarasota-Manatee community’s policies, strategies and activities toward ending homelessness

Megan takes her life cue from the Japanese philosophy of “ikigai” which means “find joy in life through purpose.”

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