About Us


Fred J. Merritt

Fred J. Merritt has served as the President of LFM Investments since he founded the company in 1999. Merritt currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of LFM's holdings, which include Riverside Mfg., Faria Beede Instruments, and Malibu Technologies. Merritt also maintains active leadership roles with TRG Arts, Leaders Staffing, Pitstop Airport Parking and G&S Metals. Prior, he spent 10 years in the banking industry, primarily working in commercial banking.

Merritt received his bachelor’s degree in public finance from Indiana University. He has served on the boards of Bloom Bank, Linc Systems, Indiana Aerospace and Defense Council and Indiana Workforce Development, among others. He and his wife, Nancy, have one son, Lucas.