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MarrLa Merritt

MarrLa Merritt

Senior Manager of Events

MarrLa joined Little Kids Rock in May 2018 as the Senior Manager of Events. She has 8 years of fundraising and special event experience and enjoys the rewarding feeling that comes with working in the nonprofit sector.

Prior to coming to Little Kids Rock, MarrLa was the Development Officer of Special Events for New Jersey SEEDS, focusing on all fundraising efforts related to special events. While at SEEDS, MarrLa was able to successfully execute the annual Benefit, raising nearly $1 million. Prior to that, she was the Manager of Special Events for the Brain & Behavior Foundation in New York City, focusing on all fundraising events and building their third-party event campaign. She holds her B.A. from Montclair State University and is currently in pursuit of her M.S.M. In her spare time, she likes to sing, write poetry, paint, enjoy the outdoors with her two fur-babies, and cheer for the Philadelphia Eagles.