Maureen Merrill

Maureen Merrill - Speech and Presentation Coaching

A former business writer and past elected city council member with many years of public speaking experience, Maureen's clients include organizational leaders, candidates for public office, job applicants, frequent speakers and anxious speakers.

In addition to group workshops on speaking skills, Maureen facilitates board retreats, team communication workshops, and seminars in leadership communication.

With an M.A. in Psychology and as a graduate of the Myers-Briggs certification course, Maureen understands how to help clients identify and use their individual communication styles for presentation success. Maureen Merrill is a leader in Rotary International and several other community and civic groups. A longtime interest in leadership development has persuaded Maureen that speaking and presentation confidence is a major key to success in life, work, relationship building and personal accomplishment.

Among Maureen's Past and Present Roles

  • Trustee, Honorary Board of Directors, Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
  • Director, Self-Development & Finishing, Julie Nation Academy
  • Past District Governor for Rotary International
  • Faculty, Rotary Leadership Institute and Institute for Leadership
  • President, Rotary Club of Windsor
  • Member of Sonoma County Transportation Authority
  • Past Elected City Council Member
  • Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District Advisory Board
  • Director, Sonoma County Alliance
  • Director, Windsor Chamber of Commerce

Maureen Merrill provides expert consultation and training for presentation, speech and communication in a variety of settings, through personal coaching or in groups.