A resident training to be a consultant at The Family Business Consulting Group, Inc., Merrick Mitchell specializes in strategic planning, organizational design and strategic human capital management including development and assessment of the HR function. Merrick has experience consulting to both privately held and family owned firms.
Merrick has worked in a variety of industries including wealth management, insurance, healthcare and consumer packaged goods. He has mostly worked in the Midwest, Northeast, and the South in the U.S. and has limited consulting experience in Latin America. He has also served on a public/private community business development task force in Rochester, Minnesota and has been involved in volunteering at Mayo Clinic’s hospital in Rochester.
Merrick earned an MBA and a Master of Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University where he was an editor of the Cornell HR Review. He also earned a BA in psychology from University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is a non-operating fourth generation member of a grocery and retail owning family.
He is originally from Minnesota and currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.