Merrie is a Baltimore native who has called Delaware home since 2016. A corporate professional who specializes in event coordination, web design, and digital marketing, she earned a Bachelor of Science from Saint Joseph’s University, Haub School of Business where she also pursued a passion for art history.
She maintains her connections to Baltimore as a proud member of her alma mater, Mercy High School’s Alumnae Executive Board, having served in many roles including Gala Chair, Alumnae Association President, and Alumnae Executive Board President.
Merrie joined the Junior League of Wilmington in August of 2020 with a desire to make a positive impact in the community. Though her Provisional experience was partially eclipsed by the Covid-19 pandemic, she readily found a home in the JLW thanks to its wealth of opportunities for personal and professional growth. She served as 2021-2022 Chair of the Public Policy & Advocacy Committee and is currently serving as the Secretary for the Board of Directors.
In her free time, Merrie enjoys traveling domestically and abroad, hiking, kayaking, gardening, attending concerts, and visiting art museums. She lives in Brandywine Hundred with her husband and their rescue cat.