provided to The Santiva Chronicle
Fort Myers, FL – The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is pleased to announce the addition of Laura A. Frost, CPA, SHRM-CP as Director of Operations. Frost will oversee the client services and trust operations department companywide and is responsible for cash management and reporting of client accounts, as well as communication and collaboration with clients’ key external advisors.
S. Albert D. Hanser, Founder and Chairman said, “Laura has an impressive breadth of experience that ideally positions her to lead our seasoned team.” Frost has an extensive background in client service in relation to income taxation for estates, trusts and individuals. She has sound knowledge of fiduciary law, estate taxes, wealth management, and wealth management planning, financial planning, and tax planning.
Prior to joining The Trust Company, Frost served at Hughes Snell & Co PA in Fort Myers, FL serving as Tax Manager over her last eight years. She managed a robust department and collaborated directly with clients, attorneys, and trust officers to build and maintain client relationships, identify client issues, and develop sound solutions.
She obtained her Bachelor of Science in accounting from University of South Florida, Tampa and her Master of Science in accounting and taxation from Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Florida and a Certified Professional through the Society of Human Resource Management.
Frost currently holds memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA) Her office is located within The Trust Company’s temporary offices at 7910 Summerlin Lakes Drive, Fort Myers.
The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is an independent trust company with $3.6 billion in assets under management that provides Family Office and Wealth Management Services, including investment management, trust administration and financial counsel to high-net-worth individuals, families, businesses, foundations and endowments. Founded in 2001 as a state-chartered independent trust company, the firm is focused on wealth management services that are absolute-return oriented and performance driven. Each portfolio is separately managed and customized specifically to the client’s yield and cash-flow requirements. The Naples Trust Company and The Tampa Bay Trust Company are divisions of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company. Offices in Sanibel-Captiva, Fort Myers, Naples, Marco Island, Tampa, Belleair Bluffs and Tarpon Springs. http://www.sancaptrustco.com