dr. sydney merz
ATC City: Cleveland, OH
Sydney Merz is a Nebraskan native who served two tours with the United States Peace Corps in Armenia (2006-08) and the Philippines (2008-10) as a teacher and teacher educator. She has been politically active since the age of 5, marching in local parades and placing signs for local, state and national campaigns. She has worked in higher education as a teacher educator and student affairs professional, as well as the American Civics Center as the Program Manager. Syd received her Ph.D. in Education from George Mason University, and currently serves as the Learning and Evaluation Director for City Year Cleveland.