S. Albert D. Hanser, Founder and Chairman of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company announced the retirement of Cheryl Giattini from the board of directors after serving for nine years, having reached the maximum three consecutive terms allowable by The Trust Company’s bylaws.


“Cheryl has been a strong board member, providing guidance and professional expertise across legal, marketing and public relations matters – always considering the best course of action for our clients as well as our company,” said Hanser. “Her long-standing dedication to this role and her constructive relationships with board members and employees alike demonstrates the character that has built her reputation on Sanibel-Captiva, and we have benefitted greatly by it.”


Giattini is an attorney and public relations/marketing consultant with more than three decades of experience working with clients primarily in the financial services and commercial real estate industries, as well as the non-profit sector. As a full-time Sanibel resident, she has led capital campaigns for the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (SCCF) to preserve hundreds of acres of wildlife habitat and improve regional water quality.  She leaves the board with the gratitude of The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company and will continue to hold the honored title of Board Member, Emeritus.


The Sanibel Captiva Trust Company is an independent trust company with $3 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, Naples, Marco Island, Tampa, Belleair Bluffs-Clearwater and Tarpon Springs.  www.sancaptrustco.com