• Career:  Currently Corporate VP, Microsoft Business Systems.  Previously General Manager overseeing development of Windows Explorer versions 5.5 and 6, reporting directly to Bill Gates.
  • Education: BA, Computer Science
  • Personal Life: Lives with wife Anh and three children.  Private pilot.  Diehard Boston sports fan.
  • Activism:  Member, Board of Directors, Out and Equal.  Maintains very transparent blog detailing her transition.
  • Links:  HBR Article: “Changing Gender on the Job”ABC News Profile: “Transgender Executive”Microsoft: “Conversation with Megan Wallent”; Photo Montage of TransitionPersonal Blog; Profile
  • Medical Update: In 2013, Megan announced that she is transitioning back to Michael.  It isn’t because she regrets her transition.  Rather, she has learned that she has a genetic predisposition to blood clots and is in a high risk category for hormone therapy.  She prefers to stay alive in order to be with her wife and children.