Ebony Furr

Managing Director of Admissions

Ebony is the Managing Director of Admissions at Merit America, managing Merit America’s admissions process from application to program kick-off. Ebony’s “A-Team” assesses candidates, answers questions, and supports prospective learners to successfully enter the Merit America program.

Ebony comes to Merit America following a 14-year career in the U.S. Army where she served as an enlisted Medic and Human Resources Sergeant for 10 years before commissioning as an Engineer Officer. She served as a Drill Sergeant during her enlisted time and has been deployed to Iraq and Cuba.

Ebony has a Masters of Business Administration with a leadership concentration from the University of Houston Downtown and currently runs a personal training business Ebony Furr Fitness. Ebony is passionate about fitness, serving the community, and helping others. She’s an Instagram/YouTube sensation with over 16,000 followers!

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