Megan Pedersen: March Mom of the Month

March 2, 2018

Meet our March Mom of the Month - Megan Pedersen! Megan has been a member of Our Village since March 2016. Hard working, inspiring and determined, Megan has been killing it at both Body Back and Stroller Strides classes. Her beautiful smile and passion for wellness is contagious and we cannot imagine Our Village without her. Congrats, Megan!

-Hometown: Grant Park, IL but Plainfield since 2003

-Fit4Mom Member since: March 2016

-Members of your Family: Husband Elliot, daughter Amesley 26 months and one due Sept 6.

-Current/Previous Career: currently a Certified Veterinary Technician since 2006

-How did you find Fit4Mom? Facebook :)

-What has Fit4Mom done for you (or meant to you)? It has really been a life saver to find other women in the same stage of life.

-What was your childhood ambition? To work with animals!

-What does motherhood mean to you? It’s the best thing I’ve done in life!

-What is your favorite exercise? Arm strength and core

-What is your proudest moment? Graduating from vet tech school, giving birth and surviving the first year :)

-What are three of your favorite things (besides your family)? Visiting my brother and sister in law in Colorado, doing outdoor activities, craft breweries and restaurants.

-If we asked your partner what they think your best qualities are, what would they say? Megan's best qualities - she has: An inspiring drive toward accomplishment; A selfless compassion towards those in need; And excellent husband finding abilities ;) among many more awesome qualities.

-Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us:I met my husband when I did a police ride along and I was a volunteer member of the Plainfield Emergency Management Agency for 8 years.