Merritt Tew

DIT Transition Office Progam Director

Merritt Tew joined DIT in November of 2015 as the Program Director for the DIT Transition Office. Merritt focuses her efforts on leading a successful transition to a unified Department of Information Technology. 

A seasoned professional, Merritt has 15 years of experience in IT project roles, including more than 10 years of experience in project and change management. In her most recent role, Merritt worked for Fidelity investments as a Senior Project Manager where she was responsible for the defining, planning, orchestrating and delivering of strategic initiatives and large-scale, complex projects. Merritt also served as a Senior Manager at Accenture, LLP where she developed and implemented projects for various clients. In addition, Merritt also has project management experience in state government, having worked for agencies in the states of Arizona, Maryland and North Carolina, including NC DHHS. 

Merritt earned her degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.