Megan Shackleford


Megan is a lead strategist and campaign management consultant at SMV. She has spent the last decade working with candidates across all levels of government.

She began her career as a Field Director with a national grassroots consulting firm. She has worked on high profile campaigns in the St. Louis region including the CityArchRiver sales tax, the Metropolitan Sewer District bond issue and the retention of the City’s Earnings Tax. She recently served as campaign manager for St. Louis’ first female mayor, Lyda Krewson.

Megan is a weekly contributor to Wednesday morning Overtime on KMOX Radio. She is a regular guest on the Reardon Roundtable on KMOX as well as the Dave Glover Show Think Tank on NewsTalk 97.1 FM. Megan graduated from the University of Kansas with degrees in Political Science and International Studies.

Hometown: Jefferson City, MO
First Campaign: Nancy Bauder for State Rep., Leavenworth, Kansas 2010
Campaign Walk-Out Song: We Shall Be Free, Garth Brooks