Fred is an owner and managing partner of the Lagomarsino Group, which encompasses several real estate investment, management and farming companies. The Lagomarsino Group companies are owners and developers of numerous commercial multi-tenant office, industrial, retail, residential and ranch properties throughout the western U.S. Fred is actively involved in master-planning and developing projects in the Southern San Joaquin Valley of California, including the 600-acre “Del Lago” community in Tulare.
Fred is part of a farming family operating in Tulare County since 1889. He is a graduate of the University of California at Davis with a bachelor’s degree in fermentation science. For the past 42 years, Fred has engaged in growing numerous commodities, including table grapes, wine grapes, cherries, blueberries, citrus, and almonds.
Fred has presided over and served on the board of directors of many agricultural organizations, including the California Table Grape Commission, the California Apple Commission, the California Association of Winegrape Growers and the California Cherry Growers Association. Fred currently continues to serve as a commissioner for the California Table Grape Commission.
Fred is a graduate of Class XIX of the California Agricultural Leadership Program and is a past president and director of the Agricultural Leadership Alumni. He is the past chairman of the board of the California Agricultural Leadership Foundation (CALF), which funds and administers the California Agricultural Leadership Program. In his community, Fred is a past president of the Tulare County Economic Development Corporation, and past president for each Visalia County Center Rotary, Visalia Education Foundation, and College of Sequoias Foundation.