Marissa Merritt, Coordinator of Student Leadership Training
Becoming a bronze and blue Broncho, Marissa Merritt joined UCO in August 2012. Merritt holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from University of Arkansas. After graduation, Merritt worked as the media coordinator for the Arena Football League. Merritt has higher education experience from previous jobs at Arkansas Tech University, University of Arkansas and University of the Ozarks. Former journalism employers include 40/29 ABC TV station affiliate and Naturals Minor League Baseball team. Merritt is currently pursuing a Master’s in Higher Education at University of Central Oklahoma.
As coordinator for student leadership training, Merritt advises President’s Leadership Council and Leaders of Tomorrow, as well as manages UCOLA and Omicron Delta Kappa.