“Mr. Jim” Merrills has served as a substance abuse therapist and in prevention. He holds a Masters degree and is Project Alert certified. He has taught Psychology and Sociology at the post-secondary level, and served as school board president.
- Mr. Jim is a long-standing member with the Society of American Magicians (SAM). He has been a part of the Houdini Club of Wisconsin, and has participated in the national “Desert Seminar” (Las Vegas), hosted by Siegfried and Roy.