Meg Gage is the President and Executive Director of the Proteus Fund, in Amherst, Mass. Meg founded the Peace Development Fund in 1981 and served as its Executive Director until 1992. She served as the Executive Director of the Ottinger Foundation from 1992 through 1999 and founded Proteus Fund in 1995. She was awarded the Inaugural Robert W. Scrivner Award in 1986 for Creativity by an Individual Grantmaker. In 1997 she wrote the Funders Handbook on Money in Politics. Meg has a Bachelors Degree from Brandeis University in 1967.