Merl has served in the Cary, NC office of TWR since January of 2008. He graduated in 1971 from N.C. State University with a degree in Natural Resource Conservation and worked previously in highway construction estimating and as the director of a charitable foundation.

Merl presently serves with the Media Development and Services Team. He interfaces with TWR’s cooperating broadcasters, helping them to supply high-quality Christian programming for translation and broadcasting overseas as well as for delivery over web-based media.

Merl is a native of the Raleigh/Cary area. He and his wife Amy have been married since 1997.