About the Policy Office

The policy contacts identified on each individual policy description page should be the first contact point for any questions you may have. For questions about the policy development and approval process, please contact the University Policy Office at (940) 565-4535.

Deena Merrill

Policy Manager
(940) 565-4535

Deena McCord is the UNT Policy Specialist. She holds a master’s degree in Public Policy. At the UPO, Deena manages the policy submission, routing, and approval process, to include facilitating policy development workgroups and briefing the Policy Advisory Group. Prior to the UPO, Deena served as a lobbyist at both the state and federal level, and has experience as a technical writer to include drafting legislation, contracts, and grant proposals.