Amanda Merck

Salud America! - Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio


Amanda Merck (@AMFitnessHealth) completed her MPH with a concentration in Physical Activity and Health. She curates content for a Latino childhood obesity prevention campaign, Salud America! (@SaludToday), at the Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio. She is a member of the Active Living Council for a Healthier San Antonio (@ActiveLivingSA) and teaches group fitness classes for Fitness in the Park, a City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation initiative. She is passionate about enhancing equitable access to safe places for kids and families to walk, bike, and play.