Mykalee McGowan

Communications Associate 

Mykalee joined FMC as Communications Associate in July 2021. She has a Bachelors degree in Journalism from Howard University. Since then, she has also delved into photography, videography, and graphic design working for online publications such as Blavity, Greatist, and the Huffington Post. They have also worked in marketing and branding for organizations and small businesses.

Mykalee is a strong supporter for food and wellness accessibility for all. They have volunteered for organizations such as Food Not Bombs and AfroVegan Society in Baltimore, Maryland. Currently, she is studying for her Masters in Nutrition and Herbal Medicine at the Maryland University of Integrative Health.

Current focus: Alongside the Communications Coordinator, Mykalee help execute FMC’s major marketing and communication campaigns. They helps create and schedule content for FMC’s communications channels. She also support press outreach and media relations around campaigns, policy goals, and program work.

Pronouns: she/her/hers/they/them/theirs

Mykalee is based in Easton, Pennsylvania and can be reached at