claymerrillClay Merrill is a Communications Supervisor with Moroch in Sacramento, where he leads the public relations efforts for the McDonald’s franchise owners in the Sacramento and Reno media markets. Merrill’s efforts include providing strategic planning and program implementation in both regions. Since he started working at Moroch, Merrill has collaborated with local organizations and the news media to communicate the community activities of the McDonald’s franchisees in Sacramento and Reno. He provides social media, crisis communications and media relations services for his clients, and is extremely active in the community as part of his duties with Moroch and McDonald’s.

Merrill graduated from Brigham Young University (BYU) in 2002, receiving a degree in Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations. In his spare time, Merrill loves to read, watch movies, travel to new places, play the piano, dance, and spend time with his wife, Natalie, daughter, Alisha and three sons, Dallin, Blake and Chase.