Merryn Johnson
Liaison Officer

Merryn Johnson has recently graduated from The University of Edinburugh in Arabic Studies. She has been working with the Phoenicia team since June 2008 in both the UK office and as the projects Liasion Officer from her current base in Damascus, Syria.

Merryn speaks fluent Arabic and has been instrumental in forming partnerships with Syrian organisations and working on PR activities for the Middle Eastern press and media. Merryn will sail from Syria to Yemen on the Phoenician Ship Expedition before moving to Cairo where she will be based for the next year.