Merrilee Rowse grew up in Victoria, BC and now calls Dartmouth, NS home. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Anthropology and is currently working towards completing her Bachelor of Social Work. Her more than ten years experience working with the disability community make her a terrific addition to the NSACL Board.


With a passion to help create change, Merrilee is committed to advocating on behalf of those who need a little help to have their voices heard. She is thrilled to put her education and background to work to uplift the rights of those with intellectual disabilities.