Meaghan McKenna


Name: Meaghan McKenna

YPT Role: As Director of Membership, I recruit members at events or through our sponsors, make sure memberships are up to date, and monitor attendees at events.

Why you joined YPT?: I moved to Houston from Upstate New York, and YPT gave me a great opportunity to meet people within the transportation industry through social events as well as staying up to date through educational events.

Bio: Meaghan McKenna currently works for HNTB as a Roadway Design Engineer. She is a graduate of Clarkson University where obtained her bachelor’s in civil engineering and minor in mathematics in May 2016 and her MBA in June 2020. Meaghan started her career working for Kiewit in New York City, and since moving to Houston and working for HNTB, she has worked on various roadway projects, both PS&E and schematics, doing roadway, retaining walls, and traffic control design. After joining YPT in 2019, she is in her first year in the role of Director of Membership for YPT Houston.

Fun Facts:

  • I’ve run 2 full marathons and 10 half marathons, and have plans for more in the near future
  • When I was younger, my father’s job took my family overseas to Shanghai, China for 5 years

LinkedIn: Meaghan McKenna | LinkedIn