Megan Bastedo joined the Fighting Irish Digital Media staff in August 2013. Her role includes overseeing the creation and distribution of highlight packages for many varsity sports and acting as on-air talent.
Bastedo joined the FIDM staff after completing her master's degree in broadcast and digital journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. While at Newhouse, she worked as a sports anchor, reporter, and producer for NCC News and also volunteered as a video producer with the Syracuse University football team. She also interned with FOX Sports Interactive and IrishEyes.com and ESPN-1000 Radio in Chicago, Ill.
Megan received her bachelor's degree in Film, Television, and Theatre from the University of Notre Dame in 2012. At Notre Dame, she worked as a production assistant and sports intern at WNDU-TV and as a student assistant in Notre Dame's media relations office.
Bastedo is originally from Germantown, Tenn., and now resides in Mishawaka, Ind.