North Charleston, SC 29418
Morgan Grimes is the Lowcountry Rapid Transit Public Outreach Specialist. She joined BCDCOG in 2020 as a Communications and Outreach Specialist for several of the BCDCOG transportation projects. In her role, she serves as the key point of contact for communication efforts with stakeholders, such as business owners, religious leaders, organization presidents, property owners and more. Morgan is a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
Shannon Meder is a senior environmental planner and project manager with 22 years of experience delivering planning and environmental services for public facilities, including those implemented under alternative delivery. With expertise in linear facilities, her focus includes project management at the project development phase most often in delivery of NEPA documentation and permitting of projects for various public sector clients. Shannon has managed and/or assisted in the preparation of more than 100 NEPA documents and planning studies, ranging from categorical exclusions to environmental impact statements for state DOTs, local transportation authorities and municipal clients in South Carolina and across the Southeast. Shannon is a native Virginian, a graduate of the University of South Carolina and a resident of the Lowcountry for 17 years. Her husband, Dennis, is a civil engineer specializing in bridge construction and they are the proud parents of four young boys, Hayden, Ashley, Logan and Mattison.