Brielle Merchant's Headshot
Project Coordinator, Office of the Dean (SPH)
Other Affiliations: SPH
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health

With a Master in Health Administration, Brielle (she/her/hers) has over 6 years of experience creating health and wellness programs for different audiences including, but not limited to clinical patients, individuals, older adults, employees (corporate wellness), and community residents. She is an alum of the University of Maryland School of Public Health where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Community Health.

In addition to her undergraduate and graduate degrees in public health, Brielle also has her Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES®) certification, an Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED certification and has successfully completed Yoga Teacher Training ( RYT®).

Before joining the University system, Brielle managed the employee wellness content and wellness communications strategy for over 42,000 employees across Johns Hopkins entities in Washington DC, Maryland, and Florida. Additionally, she has worked with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Primary Care Service Line supporting their healthcare policies and data reporting. During her time at the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission, she delivered wellness programming to their employees and community residents across Prince George's County.

Brielle has a true passion for health and wellness. In her spare time, she enjoys leading wellness events and creating content for health publications.