Merry Burns has been in the recruiting industry for 13 years. She is a Sourcing Recruiter for KellyOCG. She recruits for Fortune 500 companies across the United States. Merry has worked with companies such as Nike, Cisco, EMC and United Airlines, just to name a few. She is responsible for sourcing top talent for her clients.
Merry has always loved all animals. While growing up in San Diego, she spent all of her summers at her Grandparent’s farm in South Dakota. Merry rode horses and played with the farm dogs, feral cats, wild turkeys and her Grandma’s pet peacock, Joe. Those are her favorite memories.
Merry and her husband adopted their first Great Dane, Memphis, 8 years ago. After falling in love with the breed, she joined Rocky Mountain Great Dane Rescue as a volunteer. She failed Foster 101 when she adopted her first foster, Ty. When BDHP was created she joined forces and became the first volunteer in Nebraska. She has fostered, transported and chaired events. In her role as Human Relations Director, she is responsible for recruiting and training new volunteers for application processors and home checkers. In addition, she field applicant questions.
Merry and her husband, Michael live in Omaha, NE with their Great Danes, Memphis and Ty. They also have 2 cats, Presley and Dax.