Sara Dent Merrill
Title: Business Senator
Company: Jon M. Huntsman School of Business
Location: Logan, UT
Bachelor of Science, International Business and Marketing, Utah State University, 2020
Sara Dent Merrill is the 2019-2020 Jon M. Huntsman School of Business Senator for Utah State University. She will be graduating in International Business and Marketing in May of 2020. She interned in Trujillo, Peru, for the Small Enterprise Education Development program where she taught impoverished individuals business skills in order to receive micro-loans and start their own businesses. As a Huntsman Scholar, she broadened her global perspective when she traveled to India, visiting rising tech firms. Prior to her studies she also served a religious mission in Cuernavaca, Mexico for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Along with her responsibilities within the university, she also currently acts as the Director of Business Development for Level 11 Online Marketing, assisting businesses throughout Utah with their online marketing initiatives. Sara's dream is to start her own non-profit organization that assists the poor in developing countries through teaching business and self-reliance principles.