Meet Merikay Hunt – Inspirational Speaker, Author & Coach

“Merikay is a true professional.  Her messages inspire audiences to action.  Some speakers educate, some give hope and some entertain.  With Merikay, she is a blend of all three.”

Linda Miles, Miles Global

“Merikay is a fantastic facilitator, she has high energy and enthusiasm along with experience and insight.  It is a pleasure to participate in her workshops.”

Greg Taylor, MD, MSHA, CJCP, FACHE, FAAPL, High Point Regional Health System

Dynamic, funny, real and trusted are words used to describe Merikay Hunt and her effervescent spirit is captivating. She’s also a giving, caring, and committed professional who’s helped individuals and organizations grow and improve for over 20 years. Merikay Hunt, M.S. is the founder of COACH MKay Companies, LLC an organization dedicated to unlock leadership potential through discovering
purpose, aligning people, evaluating process & improving communication. She serves as a catalyst, inspiring people to create powerful connections to build relationships and elevate business success.

Merikay is a nationally awarded speaker, executive coach and provides customized training and development programs to organizations and associations throughout the United States. Merikay has customized over 1,000 training programs including modules with: communication, conflict resolution, customer service, human relations, leadership, patient experience, presentation skills, work/life balance and team dynamics. She is the author of My Year on the Inside, Creating Catalysts for
Change and was featured in the book series Stepping Stones to Success with other experts including Deepak Chopra, Jack Canfield, and Dr. Denis Waitley. She released her first audio book titled: 99 StressBusters, How to Conquer Stress in Your Personal and Professional Life and has created several virtual professional development programs.

Merikay demonstrates her commitment to leadership within the community over the years as the President of Triad Networks, President of Key Professional Leads Group and Leadership Facilitator for several North Carolina Chambers of Commerce. She served as the swim for cancer chair at Friendly Park Pool for several years, served as corporate effort chair for the ALS Association, Catfish Hunter Chapter, chaired the Go Red Campaign for Women of the American Heart Association and was the education chair for BNI-Greensboro. She also served for three years as an adjunct hospital chaplain for Wesley Long Memorial Hospital and served many years as youth leader, Sunday school teacher, UMW President and Staff Parish Council Chair for Christ United Methodist Church.

Merikay’s educational background includes: B.A. from UNC-Chapel Hill, Master Degree of Science from NC A&T State University in human resource counseling. She is former multi-course certified instructor for Dale Carnegie Training and recipient of the National Spotlight on Speaking Award with the Speakers Consultant Network.

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Merikay Hunt, M.S. Founder & CEO, Coach MKay Companies, LLC