Regional Manager of Strategic Partnerships, Southwest Region
Suzanne Merrick is Regional Manager of Strategic Partnerships for the Southwest Region at Ultimate Medical Academy where she is responsible for attracting new strategic corporate employers for UMA graduates and expanding relationships with existing healthcare employers. She focuses on the allied healthcare industry in the Southwest, specifically addressing the recent growth of electronic medical records and the associated technology staffing challenges that healthcare providers are facing.
Prior to joining UMA in March 2017, Merrick held the role of Texas Regional Representative at West Coast University. She also served as the Market Manager for National Accounts for twelve years at the University of Phoenix. In addition to her higher education background she worked in the staffing arena for seven years for Kelly Services.
Suzanne holds a Bachelor of Science in Management degree from the University of Phoenix.