Mercedes, Owner, has been a tour guide in Seattle for over fifteen years. Her family owns Watercolors Fresh Daily located in the Atrium of the Market. She has researched each story on the tours, relying heavily on Municipal Archives and newspaper accounts of past events. Mercedes was on Ghost Adventures in December 2010 when they visited Kells Irish Pub. Her work as a researcher began in theater and film. In 2005, Mercedes and her team were nominated for a Documentary Emmy for The Perilous Fight; America's WWII In Color, a joint production between PBS and TWI. In 2009, Mercedes self published her book, Market Ghost Stories.
Jim, Lead Tour Guide, was born in West Point, New York, and has lived in Germany, Japan, Georgia & Kentucky. Jim has lived on 3 different continents, have been to at least 20 different countries and 45 of the 50 states. He is a graduate of Bellarmine University in Lousiville, Ky. with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. After teaching Elementary school for a number of years in Georgia, he felt compelled to move to Seattle a little less than 5 years ago. Currently, he is in the process of publishing his 1st book, The Horrible Truth: A Fan's Perspective of Horror Films.
Heather, Tour Guide, fell in love with Seattle listening to grunge music in the 90s. For her 20th birthday her mother gave her a trip to her beloved city and she never went home. For the past 10 years she has been telling stories of her favorite city and loving every minute of it. Tragically, in 1999, her mother passed away and she started to question life after death. Since then she has done countless hours of research and has been a part of paranormal investigations in the Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square. Some of the groups she has investigated with include: T.A.P.S, Ghost Adventures, F.O.G and A.G.H.O.S.T. Heather is co-owner of seattle by foot: Seattle by Foot.
Chuck, Tour Guide, has worked in tourism in Seattle for over ten years. He brings a love of history to his work with the Market Ghost Tours. When not giving ghost tours you can find Chuck "Beneath the Streets" in Pioneer Square.