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About Us



 Lyle Fisel was born and raised in South Bend, IN and continues to live in the community with his wife Linda. They have two grown children, Matt and Sara and a grandson, Charlie and a granddaughter, Nora.

Lyle graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from Ball State University and taught school before serving in the United States Naval Reserve as a Naval Flight Officer.

Lyle is currently on the Board of Directors at The Crossings Educational Center.

Lyle has over 39 years of experience in the insurance industry offering personal and business insurance, as well as products and services for retirement planning.

If you don't find Lyle helping others, he can usually be found either hunting or fishing. He is also an avid racquetball player.  Lyle and Linda attend River Oaks Community Church.



Jim Burkert grew up in Greensburg, IN; however, he has lived in Elkhart for nearly 20 years.  Jim earned his bachelor's degree in Secondary Education from Ball State University and a Masters Degree in Education from Olivet Nazarene University.

Jim has been an associate with Lyle Fisel Financial Services for 3 years.  Prior to working with Lyle, Jim was a history teacher and tennis coach in the Middlebury School system for 13 years. 

Jim and his wife Katie have been married for 10 years and live in Elkhart with their three children, Thomas, Maggie and Adam.

Jim loves spending time with his family and enjoys watching his children experience life.  He also enjoys playing tennis, watching sports, coaching youth teams, and staying up to date with current events.  Finally, Jim and his family are active members of St. John's Episcopal Church in Elkhart.



 Becky Metcalf was born and raised in Berne, IN. She graduated from South Adams High School. She attended Huntington College and graduated from Goshen College with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education.

Becky has been the Office Manager with Lyle Fisel Financial Services for over 20 years.

Becky and her husband, Brian live in Jimtown with their two sons, Braxton and Bronson. She is a member of the Jamestown United Methodist Church and involved with Jamestown 4-H Club.  When Becky is not working, she enjoys watching her sons' activities and spending time with her family and their cats and dogs.