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Maureen Merrill

Putting communication to work - on the job, at play, and in the community and for you

Maureen Merrill - Speech and Presentation Coaching

A longtime enterpreneur, writer, speaker and community leader, Maureen established Merrill Communications in 2004.She has helped more than a thousand businesses, professional and social benefit leaders, and organizations use their communication strenghts to full potential.

What sets Maureen apart is her skill in helping to develop and release the unique individual strengths in each person and on each team. She customizes her approaches and techniques to your desired outcomes.

Her previous business experience has included ownership of a health club, a retail store, and a community newspaper, in addition to freelance writing and consultation. Maureen is aslo a partner in commercial and residential property investments.

Maureen in a committed volunteer leader whose roles have included:

    Business:Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (current); Past Direction of Sonoma County Alliance; Windsor Chamber of Commerce

    Philanthropic:District Governor, Rotary International, engaged with leadership training and in local and international service projects; Honorary Director, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts in Santa Rosa, CA; Past Trustee, Windsor Boys and Girls Club; catalyst for creation of Rotary Student Leadership Center at Santa Rosa Junior College, contributor to SRJC Foundation.

    Public Office:Past elected and appointed positions including City Council Member (Windsor), Sonoma County Transportation Authority and the Agricultural Preservation & Open Space Advisory Board

Among Maureen's Past and Present Roles

  • Past District Governor for Rotary International
  • Honorary Board of Directors, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
  • Director, Self-Development & Finishing, Julie Nation Academy
  • Faculty, Rotary Leadership Institute and Institute for Leadership
  • President, Rotary Club of Windsor
  • Trustee, Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
  • 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.