Kelly Carter Merrill
Kelly Carter Merrill is a professor of communication studies at Randolph-Macon College and nonprofit studies at the University of Richmond, USA. She facilitates difficult conversations about racial healing, diversity and inclusion, leadership and self-discovery. She works with Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation, IofC USA, Ben Franklin Circles, Courage & Renewal, and the White Ally Toolkit. Kelly has over 25 years of experience in higher education, authored five book chapters, five research journal articles and national presentations. Kelly serves on three boards including an LGBT youth center, a local history museum and a poverty resolution organization. Kelly blogs at Grey Areas about paradox, counter-intuition and relativism.