Megan Hill received her Bachelors degree from Knox College, Galesburg IL in Biology and Environmental Studies. Currently, she is pursuing her Masters in Environmental Science at Washington State University, Vancouver. Her thesis focus is the interaction between hatchery and wild steelhead trout in Abernathy creek. Before starting in Pathways, she held several internships at MercyCorps Intl. (policy), Water Resources Education Center (environmental education) and Abernathy Fish Technology Center (behavioral physiology research). While a student her rotations included the Region 1 Regional Office, Abernathy Fish Technology Center and Spring Creek National Fish Hatchery.