Terry Blaker, CFA

Director of Trust Investments

Terry has been managing investments for First Merchants clients since 1980 after graduating from Ball State University with degrees in Finance and Business Administration. Terry received his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1987. Terry oversees the investment functions for First Merchants Trust Company. Terry is a member of the Indianapolis CFA Society and the CFA Institute. 

Terry has participated in various fundraising drives for local charities and has served as an elder, Sunday school teacher and on the administration team for his church.

Terry manages the investments for a variety of foundations, retirement plans, and individuals and coordinates the activities of the other investment officers. Each of the investment officers also assists in the research and management of equity, fixed income and mutual fund investments, along with managing various client portfolios.

Call Terry at 765.747.1570 or email him at tblaker@firstmerchants.com.

Terry Blaker, CFA
Director of Trust Investments



Office: 765.747.1570
Fax: 765.747.1533

200 E. Jackson St.
Muncie, IN 47305