Farrah Abraham’s mother Debra Danielsen is engaged to boyfriend Dr. David Merz, who Teen Mom OG viewers got to meet last season on the show. Get to know more about Merz in our 5 Fast Facts below.
1. Merz Offended Farrah Abraham When They First Met
When Merz first officially met Danielsen’s daughter Farrah Abraham, they had a sit-down dinner with Abraham’s boyfriend Simon. In their conversations together, Merz ended up offering Abraham advice on her life and people’s perception of her. Abraham ended up in tears and left the table.
2. Dr. Merz Specializes In Infectious Diseases
Debra Danielsen talked about Dr. Merz’s profession in an interview with Cosmopolitan, saying:
Well, I think a lot has changed. David is an extremely smart doctor. He is an infectious disease doctor. He’s sitting right here next to me. He’s had some background with psychiatry, psychology, and he really understands people.
3. Danielsen Is Still Friendly With Ex-Husband Michael
Danielsen and ex-husband Michael Abraham have been prominent faces on Teen Mom and Teen Mom OG, along with daughter Farrah Abraham. The two seem to get along well and are always helping their daughter with her latest business ventures and watching her daughter Sophia.
Danielsen met her beau Merz on dating website Elite Singles.
4. Farrah Abraham Appears to Have Had a Change of Heart When It Comes to Merz
Since her first meeting with Merz, Abraham has had a change of heart. When her mother got engaged, Abraham told Us Weekly:
[I’m so] happy for my mom to be engaged and find a lifelong partner who is a positive influence for our family.
5. Danielsen’s Man Appears On Her MTV Special “Being Debra”
On MTV, Danielsen has an hour-long special airing called Being Debra and Merz is appearing with her on the show. Check out a video clip of the two from the special above.