MERJE designs and plans a variety of wayfinding programs, with specific expertise in Cities, Parks & Trails and Transit Systems.
As environmental graphic designers, we create memorable places and meaningful visitor experiences that promote and enhance our client’s brand and help them achieve their strategic mission and goals. This is done through a holistic design approach that merges graphic design with the built environment. Our visual enhancements, interpretive design, and print materials.
Joseph Mackereth is an environmental and interactive designer currently working at Gecko Group. He is a firm believer in the societal benefits of wayfinding and ADA design.
In his previous role as Marketing Manager for Center in the Square, Joseph Mackereth had the opportunity to work with a number of non-profit organizations in the Roanoke area and was the Creative Service Manager for the creation of the Roanoke Pinball Museum and the Don and Barbra Smith Children’s Museum.
Abigail Sarver-Verhey is a graduate student earning my M.F.A. in Exhibition Planning + Design at the University of the Arts. She will be graduating in 2020 and is looking for exhibition development positions at exhibit design firms and science/natural history museums.
Trish Fassett is currently the Manager of Customer Service and Order Entry at Matthews International, located in the Greater Pittsburgh Area. Fassett is an experienced Customer Service Manager working in the manufacturing industry conducting Business to Business sales. Fassett is skilled in sales and servicing customers. Fassett has support from her professional experience and her education which was focused in Business Management and Visual Communications.
Scott Shelander is a highly accomplished, results-driven sales professional with superior drive and initiative, and a performance history in the top 1%. Shelander is excellent at communicating company goals and motivating/mobilizing individuals toward achieving them, with proven capabilities of transitioning under performing segments into profitable areas of a company balance sheet.
Todas Design develops world-class design solutions for your brand that function seamlessly across all mediums of collateral. From marketing material and collateral to supergraphics and signage, we can tell your organization’s story by bringing your brand to life. Our team is based in Mount Bethel, PA and led by principal designer, Michael Todas. After eighteen years designing for the sports industry with various design agencies, including Under Armour, he became a free agent, opening Todas Design in 2016.
Anne Fullenkamp is the Director of Design at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh.
Anne Fullenkamp is an experienced Design Director with a demonstrated history of working in the museums and institutions industry. Anne is a strong arts and design professional skilled in Nonprofit Organizations, Universal Design, Museum Education, Art, and Graphic Design.
Jill Metzger is a Creative Director at Gecko Group in Philadelphia.
As Creative Director at Gecko Group, Jill Metzger supervises Gecko Group’s design staff, managing exhibition and environmental design, print, multimedia projects. Experienced in a variety of communications media, Jill has been the Creative Director at the New Jersey State Aquarium, as well as Senior Designer at the Philadelphia Zoo.
Kimberly Smith is the Senior Director of Workplace Strategy at Knoll in Philadelphia.
Prior to her position with Knoll, Kimberly Smith worked with Merrill Lynch as a Project Manager. Kimberly started with Knoll as an Architecture and Design Manager before starting as the Director of Workplace Strategy.
Kimberly Smith graduated from Philadelphia University with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design.