Mercadi Crawford joined TXPOST in the spring of 2017. Prior to joining TXPOST, Mercadi managed after-school programs and summer camps for multiple organization in the Austin area. Mercadi also has previous work experience in community recruitment and outreach, program coordination, communications, and public relations.
She received a Masters of Public Administration from Texas Southern University in 2013 and her BA in Public Relations from Sam Houston State University in 2010. Mercadi Crawford was born and raised in Houston. She knew from an early age that persistence created opportunity, and with opportunity came knowledge, and knowledge could build the bridge needed to become a role model for her younger siblings. She is excited that she can now extend that bridge to the youth in Texas.