Our Company

Meridian Investment Advisors is an independently owned and operated investment advisory firm registered with the Securities & Exchange Commission.  From our office in Little Rock, Arkansas, we manage over $500 million for high net worth families, retirement plans, endowments, foundations, and public funds.

The company was created in 1977 as an investment subsidiary of First Variable Life Insurance Company, a company originated by Meridian’s founder, Lee Bodenhamer.  We became a separate and independent company in October 1983.  The firm was successfully transitioned to second generation owners beginning in 1992.

The Meridian portfolio management team is one of the most distinguished in Arkansas.  Our portfolio managers are recognized for extensive investment management experience, high professional credentials, and advanced educational pursuits.