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Meg Massey

Meg Massey

Outreach Manager, Pay for Success

I was drawn to Urban because I am passionate about finding smart and sustainable solutions to social problems. Here, it's not just about doing a great study. It's about creating a measurable, positive impact on people's lives.


Meg Massey is the outreach manager for the Policy Advisory Group's Pay for Success initiative. She engages stakeholders across sectors to innovate and implement the Pay for Success model.

Massey previously worked on Pay for Success and other social innovation projects at the White House Office of Management and Budget. She also spent time in the consulting world, advising federal and nonprofit clients on strategic planning with Deloitte. Before turning to policy, Massey was a journalist. Her writing on social and economic policy issues appeared in Time, CNNMoney, and Parade.

Massey received her BA with honors from Mount Holyoke College and her MA in American government from Georgetown University.

Research Areas

Pay for Success

Centers & Initiatives

Policy Advisory Group