Past Presidents of the Council

The Indian River Estate Planning Council was established in 1980, with Sam Block serving as its first president. The following is a list of those who have served as president in subsequent years. Do you know of someone who served whose name is not listed here? Please send an email to Blanche Necessary at with the name, and years served, if known.

Sam Block, Esquire, First President 1980-1981

James Beindorf, CPA, Current President

Will Schlitt, CPA, Immediate Past President

Nick Bruce, Esquire

Dee Giannotti, Senior Investment Officer

Kevin Brown, Trust Officer

Anthony Guettler, Esquire

Kerry Bartlett, CFRE

Rob Naberhaus

Trent Leyda

Will Kirk, Esquire

Charles H. Sanford, Esquire

Greg Brown

Kathryn Barton, CPA

Melissa Weaver, Trust Officer

Harry Offutt, CPA

Ned Curtis, CPA