Merrill Gardens, LLC

One of the largest owners and operators of senior citizen housing in the US, Merrill Gardens, a family-owned company, operates some 50 assisted living, independent living, and Alzheimer’s care communities in eight states. Merrill Gardens has grown by buying active properties and developing new ones, primarily in the Seattle region. However, Merrill Gardens has begun […]

Bill Pettit

President and Chief Operating Officer, Merrill Gardens, LLC Bill Pettit is the President and Chief Operating Officer of the R. D. Merrill Co. and Merrill Gardens. Pettit joined Merrill Gardens in 1992 after 18 years in the banking industry. He was instrumental in the formation of the company, starting with one community in 1993. He […]

Jena Owens

Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Merrill Gardens Jena Owens, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Merrill Gardens, brings fifteen years’ experience in the senior care and housing industry to her role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Merrill Gardens. Her background includes a broad range of expertise in all aspects […]