With over a decade of real estate experience, Louis Meltzer is the principal of LEM Equities, LLC a real estate investment and management company based in Westport, CT. Prior to starting his own company, Louis was Vice President at Four Springs Capital Trust, a private net lease REIT. </span>Louis was introduced to Friends of Karen in 2012, when he attended their annual golf outing with his father. Ever since, he has been a generous, annual donor. He was one of the charter members of Friends of Karen’s “Young Professionals” group (now the Next Generation Leadership Council). As an active participant and advocate of Friends of Karen, Louis co-sponsored a very successful happy hour event for the organization. Louis said “I’m honored to join the Board of such an esteemed organization as Friends of Karen. I look forward to furthering the cause of this wonderful group and doing what I can to help grow its success even further.” Louis received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in International Finance and Marketing from the University of Miami. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the Hofstra University School of Law. Additionally, Louis holds Series 7 and Series 63 Securities Licenses and is licensed as a New York Real Estate Salesperson. He resides in Westport, CT. with his wife and two sons.