Patti Mercer


Patti Mercer serves as Palmetto Mornings Co-Host along with Lucas McFadden on WRHI FM 100.1.


Patti Mercer is a Fort Mill native who has lived throughout the United States with her husband, Jay and four children.  In 2006, she was crowned Mrs. South Carolina United States with a mission to promote the importance of early intervention and diagnosis of Autism.  In 2008, Patti was crowned Mrs. South Carolina International. With a passion to continue her work raising awareness for Autism, she placed 2nd runner up in the International pageant held annually in Chicago. In 2010, she was awarded a “hometown hero” award from CN2 for her work with Autism.  Currently, Patti is the director for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival pageant where she works all year coaching confidence and the message of “cause before crown” to women of all ages.  Patti currently hosts “Close-Up Fort Mill Tega/Cay” from 12-12:30 every Tuesday and Thursday on WRHI.  In addition, Patti is a host of multiple podcasts and serves as the voice and face for multiple businesses in the community.    She serves on the board for The Chrysalis Autism Center in Rock Hill, SC –a 501C program offering ABA therapy to children with Autism and this April will dance in a fund raiser for the Fort Mill Middle School Athletic boosters as a “Celebrity Dancer” in “Dancing with the Stars”.

Join Patti and Lucas McFadden each weekday morning 6-9 for Palmetto Mornings on WRHI.