Beth Waskom received her B.A. from the University of Florida in 1988 and her J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 1991. Beth is a member of the Florida Bar Association and the Sarasota County Bar Association, and is a member of the Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section of both bar associations. She is the Past President of the South County Division of the Sarasota County Bar Association and is a member of the Venice Estate Planning Council.

Beth is an honorary trustee on the Mote Marine Laboratory Board, where she recently celebrated 25 years as an active volunteer. She is a Past President of Mote’s Advisory Council and a member of the Mote Marine Laboratory Oceanic Evening Gala committee. Beth also serves on the Designing Women’s board as its Estate and Trust Adviser. She has been member of the Junior League of Sarasota and is an executive board member of the Ringling Museum’s UnGala Gala.

In addition to professional and philanthropic pursuits, Beth is an in-demand public speaker, and regularly presents informative lectures to groups in the Sarasota County community regarding probate, estate planning, and charitable giving.

A native of Connecticut, Beth grew up in Gainesville, Florida. In her spare time, she loves to travel with her family.

Beth is an original member of the prestigious Michelob Ultra New York Marathon Team, and is in the process of competing in every major marathon around the world.