In 1980, Meg got married to Dr. Griffith R. Harsh IV. Dr. Griffith R. Harsh IV is the neurosurgeon from United States. He is also known for being a writer. As a loving husband and wife, they have welcomed two children together. They are still bonded into this married life. She is of white ethnicity.
In the early 1970s, Meg got enrolled at Cold Spring Harbor High School. She finally earned her high school graduation from there in 1974. Initially, she dreamed to be a doctor and then she joined Princeton University with a major in math and science. But one summer, she spent a summer selling advertisements for a magazine and this changed her interest in business. Later she changed her major in economics and she finally earned her B.A. with honors in 1977. In 1979, she earned her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. She began her professional career at the end of 1970s. In 1979, she was hired by Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, Ohio, she served them as their brand manager. After that she began working at Bain & Company's San Francisco office. There she worked as a consultant. Few years late, she was raised to the post of senior vice president and began earning lucrative amount of salary. In 1989, she was named the vice president of strategic planning at The Walt Disney Company. In the early 1990s, she also worked for Stride Rite Corporation. In 1995, she was named the president and CEO of Florists' Transworld Delivery. In March 1998, she was hired by eBay as one of its 30 employee. During that time, they had the revenue of around $4 million. Later on she was named the CEO of eBay and it had $8 billion in annual revenue and 15,000 employees in 2008. In September 2005, as the CEO of eBay she purchased Skype for $4.1B. In the early 2011, she was named in the Hewlett-Packard's board of directors and at the end of that year, she was appointed as its CEO. On 21st of December 2006, she and her husband founded the Griffith R. Harsh IV and Margaret C Whitman Charitable Foundation and it had $46 million in assets within few days. She is now aged 60 years old. Her net worth is 2.2 billion USD.