Merissa Clyde

Merissa Clyde is the Chief Operating Officer of SEIU 775 Benefits Group’s Health Benefits Trust, overseeing benefits administration, Trust policy, and operations for more than 50,000 home care workers throughout the Pacific Northwest. Focused on innovation, Merissa partners with government, labor, and private industries to ensure that home care workers have access to the health programs and benefits they need to thrive. Merissa leads the Health Benefits Administration staff and trustees to facilitate the plan design for health benefits, organization strategic planning, operational delivery, and vendor relations with both medical and dental as well as non-medical health services. Merissa earned her Master of Social Work from Boston University with a Certificate in Human Services Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology, and is fluent in Spanish.