Cheryl Harewood

Cheryl Harewood is a Client Account Manager at Merkle, Inc., a digital marketing agency and Dentsu Aegis Company. She also serves as a Lead for the Race and Ethnicity Pillar for Merkle’s Diversity and Inclusion Council, and a Brand Ambassador for Dentsu. Prior to Merkle, Cheryl spent two decades in Information Technology, Project/Program Management, and IT Governance for the automotive, consulting, healthcare and nonprofit industries. She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Computer Science and Software Engineering from the University of Detroit Mercy. She is passionate about expanding her philanthropic work, volunteering at her church’s food pantry and working on racial and social justice causes with a focus on the African American community. She is an active member of the Alpha Kappa Sorority. She lives in Oakland County with her husband of 21 years. They have two children. With one child now in college, Cheryl is looking forward to working with the smart and talented women of Impact100 Metro Detroit.