WDC announces Tommy Merickel as guest speaker at 2019 High School Commencement
For generations, “Merickel” has been a charmed name in this region and will be especially inspiring on May 24th when former Wadena High School alumni, Tommy Merickel, serves as guest speaker for the 2019 Wadena-Deer Creek High School Commencement.
Since graduating from Wadena High School in 1974, Merickel has achieved tremendous success in the world. His career experience ranges from politics and business-development to sales and marketing. While currently residing in St. Paul, Merickel serves as Executive Vice President of Taylor Corporations, a Minnesota company providing communication services, products, and technologies to many of the most recognizable brands in the world.
He’ll honor the achievements of WDC’s seniors and express that happiness doesn't come from how much money you make but instead comes from doing something you love.
The Commencement will start at 7 pm in the Wadena-Deer Creek Middle/High School Gym. Come enjoy this remarkable event and congratulate WDC’s 2019 graduating class as they enter an exciting new phase of life!