Robert Churchill

Lakewood, NY, Business Leader John Robert Churchill, Jr.

  Lakewood, NY 14750, USA

John Robert “Rob” Churchill, Jr., of Lakewood, NY, has spent two decades with Churchill Family Office in Jamestown. He expanded his professional activities in 2012 by joining Erie, Pennsylvania’s Merit Industries as an area implementer for American Advanced Manufacturing with a focus in Aerospace and Defense. After increasing sales by more than $3 million and effectively promoting the Merit Industries brand throughout the region, Lakewood, NY, resident John Robert Churchill, Jr., advanced to leadership positions such as operations manager and company president. His responsibilities as president range from the management of daily operations to the development of long-term strategic planning. He also engages with key vendors and customers.

Rob Churchill studied business administration at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia, graduating with a bachelor of business arts degree. In his free time, he enjoys staying active through hapkido, fishing, and flying as a private pilot. He is also a substantial donor and regular volunteer with the Chautauqua County Manufacturing Institute of Technology, which allows him to mentor students who have expressed an interest in the manufacturing industry.

Work Experience

President  •  Merit Industries

November 2012 - Present

Partner  •  Churchill Family Office

April 2003 - Present


1999 - 2003

Roanoke College

Business Administration