Meredith Ferguson speaks globally on the power of young people and purpose. She is the Managing Director of TMI Strategy¬—the consulting arm of DoSomething.org (the largest organization for young people and social impact)—which gleans data-driven insights from DoSomething’s over 6 million members to help brands connect with young consumers through social impact. Meredith’s career has spanned both client and agency roles, where she’s led youth-focused engagement and business-driving strategies for national retail, health, and restaurant brands. Meredith is an adjunct professor of Public Interest Marketing at Fordham University, a Forbes contributing columnist, and has served as a judge for the Positive Change Effie Awards and the D&AD Impact Awards. She is a graduate of Vanderbilt Law School where she was a founding member of the Vanderbilt Child & Family Law Clinic. When not striving to bake the perfect chocolate chip cookie, Meredith can be found watching a musical or walking through Central Park with her husband and two kids.