Doug White, CTFA

Senior Personal Trust Officer and First Vice President

Doug joined the trust company in March 1999 as a trust administrator. He was promoted to Officer, Assistant Vice President, Vice President and in 2014 First Vice President. Doug specializes in trust and estate administration, estate planning, and guardianship administration. He also administers investment, agency, and custody accounts.

Prior to joining First Merchants, Doug had been a branch manager and officer at another local financial institution. He has more than 28 years of experience in the financial services industry in Indiana and California.

Doug is a graduate of Muncie Northside High School and Ball State University. He has completed the level I, II, and III trust courses from Midwest Trust School in Bowling Green, Ohio. Doug obtained the designation of Certified Trust Financial Advisor from the American Bankers Association in 2004.

He is the current Chairman of Motivate Our Minds, Inc. and Treasurer of The Muncie Arts & Culture Council. He is a past president of the East Central Indiana Estate Planning Council and Animal Rescue Fund (ARF) and served on both boards for many years. He also served on the Development Committee for the Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County.

Doug is married to Katherine White, CFO at Muncie Power Products. They live in Muncie.

Call Doug at 765.213.3441 or email him at

Doug White, CTFA
Personal Trust Officer

Estate Planning
Trust and Estate Administration 


Office: 765.213.3441
Cell: 765.748.3859
Fax: 765.747.1533

200 E. Jackson St.
Muncie, IN 47305