Merrilyn is a motivated healthcare director, experienced in both the not-for-profit, private and public sectors (healthcare & education). She understands medium and large organizations operating in highly regulated environments with funding challenges. She can establish meaningful relationships with stakeholders from entry level employees/volunteers to high-level medical personnel, CEOs and boards, with strong communication and negotiation skills. She is interested in board culture, relationships, and sound governance processes.
Merrilyn is a strategic thinker with an interest in board culture, relationships and finding ways forward in complex, ambiguous and bipartisan matters. With an upbeat and willing personality, Merrilyn seeks to solve problems in proactive and positive ways and finding new possibilities when old ways fail.