A human being is part of the whole that we call the universe… Our task must be to widen our circle of compassion to embrace all living things and all of nature. ~Albert Einstein


Kim Merriman, Managing Director

Kim Merriman lives and works in New York City. She has more than 17 years of experience in the fixed income markets working between Boston, London and New York, and she is currently with Morgan Stanley. Kim is a CFA holder and 1991 graduate of Colby College.

Kim’s love of service and international travel (which has taken her all over the world) inspired her to join UNITE’s inaugural humanitarian outreach tour to Tanzania in 2009 as a lead team member. She has since co-led two additional tours and is active as the managing director of the organization. Kim is currently leading UNITE’s microfinance and business development programs. She is launching a program in both Arusha and Morogoro and actively mentors the groups via email and Skype. Additionally, Kim is UNITE’s official photographer and is responsible for the vast majority of the magnificent images you will see on this site!