JLM Financial Investment Team

Meet The Team

Larry Meyer | Managing Partner

Mr. Meyer has over 35 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate investments and development, acquisition and management of both REO and CRE loans, corporate mergers and acquisitions and franchising. He has served on numerous corporate boards and has a long history of philanthropic work. Mr. Meyer is currently the Chairman of the Strategic Planning Committee for the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Austin, Texas.

Trey Owen | Founder, President and CEO of United PF Partners

Trey is an entrepreneur with 15 years of experience building and monetizing businesses that maintain the pursuit of operations excellence. Trey is the founder of PF-TO Management which operates 12 Planet Fitness locations currently open in Texas. Trey serves as President for the Planet Fitness Independent Franchisee Association.

Prior to becoming a Planet Fitness franchisee, Mr. Owen founded, developed and eventually sold Texas Computer Training Institute, a business comprised of computer training centers focused on certification training throughout secondary markets across Texas. Mr. Owen holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from The United States Military Academy at West Point. Additional professional training includes previous licensing in real estate, insurance and finance.

Jimmy Nassour | Managing Partner

Mr. Nassour, a licensed attorney in the State of Texas, has over 25 years of experience in multiple areas of the real estate industry. In addition to significant experience investing in real estate secured assets, Mr. Nassour is considered an expert in matters of real estate law (including finance, acquisitions, closings, property title, and taxation).

Pat Laffey | Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Laffey, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), has over 30 years of direct taxation and accounting experience in the real estate industry. He holds a degree from Duke University and a Master’s of Science degree in taxation from the University of Baltimore. As Chief Financial Officer for JLM Financial Investments, Mr. Laffey directs the firm’s financial goals, objectives, and budgets. Mr. Laffey’s responsibilities also extend to Managing JLM Healthcare as well as managing JLM’s financial risks, supervising cash management activities, participating in capital raising activities, and providing support on potential acquisitions.

Jeff Ezell | Managing Director

Mr. Ezell has over 15 years of experience working in various facets of business. Prior to joining JLM Financial Investments, Mr. Ezell obtained a MBA from the University of Texas at Austin with a concentration in finance and specialization in real estate. Mr. Ezell also has a Bachelor of Science from Texas Tech University. As Managing Director for JLM Financial Investments, Mr. Ezell is responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities, participating in capital raising activities, development of financial models and business development.

Chris Votaw | Analyst

Mr. Votaw has 10 years of business experience in commercial real estate, research, due diligence and analysis. In his role at JLM he is responsible for financial analysis, market research, interfacing with the company’s lenders and financial partners and coordinating the due diligence process. Mr. Votaw graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration.

Josh Meyer | Analyst

Mr. Meyer has experience in commercial real estate, development, and multi-unit franchise acquisitions. In his role at JLM he is responsible for financial analysis, data analysis, market research, due diligence, and coordinating with lenders, financial partners, and legal. Meyer graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Arts and also holds his Texas Real Estate License.

Dan Bruce | General Counsel