Merrill has served the last few years as the director of the LDS Visitors’ Center at Park City Family Tree Center. Previously he served as a guest-services missionary on Temple Square. Merrill retired as senior vice president and CIO of Union Pacific. He has over 40 years of business experience in the transportation field. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. Nancy has served with her husband for the last few years at the Park City Family Treee Center. Previously, she served as a guest-services missionary on Temple Square. Nancy and Merrill are the parents of five children.