Chris Merrell is 31 years old, husband to a very loving and wonderful woman Rebecca and father to a 1 year old son, Oliver. Merrell has been coaching a combination of football, basketball, and track in a volunteer capacity all the way to head coaching positions for the last ten years. Previously, he has coached at Allen Park Cabrini, Hazel Park High School (alma mater), and Bradford Academy. Currently, Merrell is the first ever Head Coach at Advanced Tech Academy in Dearborn. In 2018, he was given the honor and privilege to build this program completely from scratch.