Emerson Merkerson

Assistant Director of Grants Administration

Administrative Group

  

As Assistant Director of Grants Administration, Emerson Merkerson helps to oversee grant processing and compliance in accordance with the approved policies of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. A native of Detroit, Michigan, he lives by Martin Luther King Jr.’s words, “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”

A lawyer and certified public accountant, Emerson holds a bachelor’s degree in general studies from the University of Michigan (U-M), a master’s degree in taxation from Wayne State University in Detroit and a Juris Doctor from Michigan State University. Prior to joining Mott, he was chief financial officer at The Seligman Group in Southfield, Michigan. He is married with two daughters, enjoys rooting for U-M sports teams and is active in his church, community and fraternity, Kappa Alpha Psi.

Joined Mott

2020

Contact

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Mott Foundation Building
503 S. Saginaw St., Suite 1200
Flint, Mich. 48502-1851

Phone +1-810-238-5651

Fax +1-810-766-1753

info@mott.org