Meet Our Team


Contact Jessica via email at jessica@xceptionalhr.com or by phone at 405.912.4885. Jessica's professional bio is also available to download.

Jessica Miller-Merrell

Jessica Miller-Merrell, SPHR (@blogging4jobs) is an Internet television host, author, speaker, and human resources professional with a passion for recruiting, training, and all things social media. Jessica is a leader in the HR community and has over 10 years of experience in human resources and recruiting. She hosts the first and only Internet web show for job seekers on Mingle Media TV called Job Search Secrets. Her book, Tweet This! Twitter for Business was released in February 2010.

Jessica is a sought after speaker about human resource’s role in social media and has spoken at SHRM’s Leadership Conference, HR Southwest Conference, and HR Florida Conference. She will be leading a 4 hour “Social Media Bootcamp” at the 2011 SHRM National Conference in Las Vegas, NV.

Her company, Xceptional HR provides businesses with social media, recruitment strategies, and human resources consulting. Jessica received her Senior Professional in Human Resource designation in 2008. Jessica also holds a Bachelors degree in Anthropology and Business from Kansas State University. Jessica has been quoted in publications as an expert including Glamour Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, and SHRM’s HR Magazine. To learn more about Jessica or her company, visit or www.blogging4jobs.com, her speaker's site at www.jessicamillermerrell.com, or the book’s website at www.tweetingmybusiness.com.

Greg Merrell

Greg Merrell, MCSE, CCNA & COO is a new father, sports enthusiast, and  healthcare consultant.  Greg has worked in the healthcare industry for 10 years specializing in Cerner & GE hospital patient care systems.  As a Healthcare Consultant, Greg is available to travel all over the US and beyond assisting hospitals with their patient care needs.

Greg also specializes in health care and IT recruiting and also has experience in Sales and Operations and is currently pursuing his PMP (Project Management) and Six Sigma certifications.

You can contact Greg directly at greg@xceptionalhr.com.  Don't forget to follow Greg on Twitter @xceptional_it.

Ryleigh Merrell

Ryleigh Merrell, CMO is the newest addition to the Xceptional HR team in December 2008 and was introduced to the world by her proud parents who tweeted about her arrival & upcoming arrival on Twitter.  She enjoys Curious George, bananas, and laughing.  As a marketing expert and authority on all things related to social media she brings creative insights to clients.  As the Chief Marketing Officer, Ryleigh specializes in targeted marketing campaigns that involve a new and original point of view from the eyes of a toddler.  She also really loves cereal puffs and kitty cats.  You can learn more about Ryleigh on Twitter @ryleighmerrell.