Megan Wheeler

Hurley Administration Bldg


Megan Wheeler

Director of Special Events

The Director of Special Events is responsible for planning and managing events hosted by the president, including more than 200 events each year.  The Director of Special Events’ responsibilities include:

  • Developing, implementing, coordinating and evaluating strategic and operational activities of special events hosted by or supported by the Office of the President.
  • Managing the coordination of various large- and small-scale presidential events as specified by the president, including dinners, parties, meetings, receptions, VIP suites at sporting events, groundbreakings, formal ceremonies and other events/projects as assigned.
  • Serving as a formal resource for internal and external constituents regarding UNT standards, policies, and best practices as a part of the President's Office of Special Events. Reviews/assists with elements of other departments' events as needed.
  • Advising on etiquette and protocol