March WIB Luncheon
Thursday, March 9, 2017
11:30 AM to 01:00 PM
Oakridge Country Club
1492 Shepard Ln, Farmington
Speaker: Carol Merrill
Topic: Women Who Inspire: True Success Is What You Inspire Others To Do
11:00-11:30 Check In
Donations to Gigi’s Playhouse of Layton, from the WIB Fundraiser, will also be presented.
Table Sponsor: Davis Applied Technology College
About Carol Merrill:
Carol E. Merrill recently retired as the Director of the Women’s
Center at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. She has been the
recipient of the Weber State University “Woman of the Year” award,
“Davis County’s “Woman of Achievement Award,” Layton City‘s “Single
Parent Family of the Year,” Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce -Women in
Business “Athena Award recipient” for outstanding leadership and the
recipient of the American Association of University Women “Distinguished
Woman Award.” She has spoken at the Business of Art Conference in
Kanab, Utah for the past six years. She is a local, national and
Carol is the owner and educator of Merrill Academy of Fine Arts in
Syracuse Utah, where she teaches classical and impressionist oil
painting. Her classes are fun, energetic, motivating and always with
supplies of chocolate. She is an award winning artist and has exhibited
her art in galleries throughout the United States. She is a strong
advocate of finding the best within yourself and then reaching out and
helping others to do the same.
Carol believes firmly in the responsibility to make a difference in
your community. Everyone has talents and gifts and how beneficial it is
when you can use those gifts to make life more enriching for others.
Her goal for 2017 is to donate works of art to those who are making a
difference in the lives of others. Huntsman Cancer Institute, Syracuse
Police Department and Your Community Connection are the first to receive
The story of the transformation in her personal life inspires others
to move towards achieving their goals. She has a strong commitment to
helping women achieve their full potential by creating a plan which
identifies ways to overcome barriers and focus on finding joy in the
journey of life.
To enter our monthly prize drawing bring your business card and either a $5 scholarship donation or an item to give away at the drawing
TEXT women to 82888 for a reminder about the next WIB Luncheon
Note: To register more than 10 participants, complete multiple registrations.