Larry K. Sharpf is a businessman, entrepreneur, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He has a passion for education and wants to give students who may not have the resources, the opportunity to further their education. Larry worked in the aerospace and metals industry for over 40 years. His career led to opening and operating Selmet, Inc. in Albany, Oregon. His Foundation was formed to help those students in Albany and surrounding counties. Larry earned a BS degree in Marketing from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in 1962.