Chief Legal and Administrative Officer
Jenny joined Reliant Funding as General Counsel in February of 2021 with the duty to continue leading the legal department, overseeing all legal activities such as litigation, corporate governance and contractual matters. Licensed for over fifteen years, Merris has distinguished herself as a business-focused legal executive specializing in banking, real estate and litigation. Previously, Merris served as In-House Counsel at Trinity Financial Services, Associate Attorney at PIB Law and Associate Attorney at Alvarado Smith APC.
- Higher education: University of Southern California, B.S. Business Administration; Pepperdine University School of Law, J.D.
- Off-hours: Spending time with her kids, cooking, and traveling
- Favorite local small businesses: Water Grill.
- Music preferences: Alternative and 90’s Hip Hop