Director of First Impressions
Merrell graduated from Claflin University in Orangeburg, South Carolina with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Politics and Justice Studies and a minor in Education.
From 2017-2022, Merrell served as the Community School Partnership Coordinator and as the Assistant to the Director of Campus Life at The SEED School of Miami in Miami, Florida. From 2014-2017, he served as an AmeriCorps member and Impact Manager for City Year Miami.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- In high school, Merrell was a member of the marching band and swim team.
- Merrell was the President of Claflin University's PULSE Dance Company.
- Merrell is the second youngest of 7 siblings.