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Drew Harrold


Drew Harrold is a Director at Merit Advisors in the Property Tax Processes and Technology practice. Drew works with energy companies, manufacturers, and real estate firms to manage their state and local tax liabilities. Drew’s experiences as a contractor for Texas county appraisal districts, a corporate tax manager, and a state and local tax consultant gives his clients the expertise they need to navigate the gamut of tax systems across the United States.

Prior to joining Merit, Drew’s state and local tax experience include managing property tax compliance, negotiation of property tax valuations at the local and state levels, sales tax audit and refund reviews, merger and acquisition tax due diligence, and participation in various oil and gas trade organization tax committees. Drew is a past chair of the West Virginia Oil Gas Association, Ohio Oil and Gas Association, Marcellus Shale Coalition, and Petroleum Association of Wyoming tax committees.

Drew holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas Christian University and an MBA in Energy from the University of Oklahoma.