Sandra Merritt

Chapter Liason

Sandra Merritt is a proud lifelong New Orleanian who serves Paragon Events as a chapter liaison for MPI Gulf States. Sandra provides support to event management, including but not limited to the first line of communication for attendees and maintaining pertinent event records. One of her most gratifying achievements was completing the Initial Accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Book. She worked as a secretary for the first elementary school in Orleans Public Schools to achieve this honor. There, she maintained a database of one thousand students, including their grades and attendance.



Association Management


Baking, cooking, volunteering, and travel. Sandra’s travels have taken her to various countries outside of the United States, i.e., Paris, London (twice), Scotland, Japan, Germany, Finland, Norway, Switzerland, and Holland.