Meredith Cherney is StayLocal’s Program Manager. She oversees StayLocal’s operations and programming and manages membership to help forward the organization’s goal of creating an environment for local businesses to thrive.
Meredith graduated from Tulane University in 2014. After graduation, she served as an AmeriCorps VISTA at StayLocal and has been with the organization ever since. She is originally from South Florida but stayed in New Orleans to further embed herself in the city’s culture and social entrepreneurship network.
She has appeared on local TV shows including “The Spudcast” with John “Spud” McConnell and The Humanist Perspective on NOA-TV. Meredith also spoke at the Bryan Bell Leadership Forum this year during the “Economic Development and Civic Engagement” session.
Meredith is a scuba diving instructor and has traveled all over the world, but New Orleans is her favorite destination below sea level.