Carrie Watson

Investment Officer

Carrie started at First Merchants in 2001 as an Administrative Assistant. Within five years she had worked her way up to Investment Officer. In addition to managing client portfolios, Carrie also performs the majority of equity and mutual fund trades for the company.


Carrie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management from Ball State University and a Masters of Library Science degree from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. She serves as the Director at the Farmland Public Library and is a board member of Historic Farmland USA. She does charity bicycle rides to benefit Reid Hospital Foundation (Richmond) and the Morgan Short Fund (Winchester). She also volunteers for the Randolph County charity Morgan’s First Gift.

Call Carrie at 765.747.1312 or email her at

Carrie Watson
Investment Officer



Office: 765.747.1312
Fax: 765.747.1533

200 E. Jackson St.
Muncie, IN 47305