Brother Michael Mertens - photo taken at the Phi Delt lunch in January 2013.
Brother Michael Mertens was born in 1944. He is a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. Mike was initiated in the Beta Chapter of the Phi Delta Psi in the Fall of 1962. Mike worked for Technicolor while in college, and returned to that company later in his career. Until his retirement he was a "color timer" in the film business. He works part time as a "marshall" for a country club overlooking the Sepulveda Pass.
Michael and his wife Kathleetn share five children and four grandchildren. Their son Timothy (Tim) and his wife Genevieve have two children; Mickaela and Jake . Their daughter Christine has a daughter Alyssa. Jennifer, their third child, and her husband Jay have a new baby Samantha. Sons Tyson and Brady are both students and are working.