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Tim Merrick

Tim Merrick is the Public Information Officer for the UGSS Idaho Water Science Center in Boise, Idaho. He manages all of the center's communications, media relations, outreach, and publishing.

Prior to joining the USGS in 2005, Tim worked for more than two decades as a technical writer developing user and developer documentation for corporations including HP, Microsoft, Micron Technology, and Idaho Power Company. 

Education and Certifications

  • M.L.I.S., 2008, University of Washington Information School

  • B.A. English, 1990, University of Arizona, Cum laude

Affiliations and Memberships

  • National Association of Government Communicators

  • Public Relations Society of America

  • Northwest Science Writers Association

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