Merritt completed her undergraduate degree at the University of El Paso, where she received a BA in Marketing and Public Relations. Prior to joining The Tuttle Company as a Senior Commercial Agent in 2017, she worked for the City of Rock Hill as the Corporate Relations and Sponsorship Coordinator for the Rock Hill Parks Foundation. As a longtime member of the community, Merritt brings 25+ years of Public Relations experience to the company. As a Senior Commercial Agent, she specializes in the sale and leasing of commercial property, investment, and development. Merritt is actively involved in the community and serves on numerous boards. She is currently the Chair of Good Folks, a Boys & Girls Club of York County Board member, the Come See Me Team Leader, and a member of Kiwanis, Distinguished Past President. She has also served on the York County Community Foundation, Red Cross, and Association of Fundraising Professionals Board. Merritt lives in Rock Hill, South Carolina, with her husband, James, and their 3 Doberman Pinchers. They have 3 sons, John Clayton, Michael, and Fred, and a daughter-in-law, Casey.