Thomas M. Gilbride, ChFC
Tom is a Chartered Financial Consultant and the President of Gilbride & Company. He has produced more than sixty continuing education courses and has presented
CLE seminars in Ohio for twenty-three years. For more than thirty-five years, Mr. Gilbride provided financial and business consulting services to various individual
and business clients, particularly privately-held and family-owned businesses. He is an author, speaker, educator, and producer.
Ian D. Mitchell, Esq., Ian practices in Reminger, Co., LPA’s Cincinnati office, where he focuses on employer practices’ defense, general liability, directors’ and officers’ liability, employment, commercial, and professional liability cases.
Brandon P. Smith, Public Affairs Specialist – Cleveland Office, Social Security Administration, Brandon P. Smith is a Social Security public affairs specialist with the Social Security Administration, based in Cleveland, OH. A Cleveland native, he joined the SSA
in 2003. He is the primary contact for media relations, outreach, and presentations for the agency in Cuyahoga, Lake, Lorain, and Geauga counties. In addition to
other communications awards, Brandon received a Deputy Commissioner Citation from Social Security’s Office of Communication in 2015 for his outstanding public
affairs support of the agency’s national communication initiatives.
Michael P. Gilbride, Esq., For over twenty years, Mike has defended the interests of corporate entities and individuals in civil matters. His breadth of experience allows him to handle a wide
variety of claims. Over the years, he has counted among his clients; automobile and boat manufacturers, attorneys, insurance agents, trucking and transportation
companies, business owners, multi-national corporations, and small businesses. He has handled and continues to handle cases in the areas of Product Liability,
Lemon Law/Warranty Law, Professional Malpractice, Business Disputes, Commercial Litigation, Construction Design/Manufacturing Defects, and in the general area
of Insurance Defense.
Jennifer L. Scroggs, Esq., Jennifer L. Scroggs serves as Premier Bank’s Vice President, Director of Trust. She specializes in interpreting, communicating, facilitating, and executing complex
estate planning matters by maintaining knowledge of current trends and changes with regard to fiduciary matters. Jennifer has experience managing complex family dynamics, intergenerational interests, and trusts and estates with unique assets. In her role, she collaborates with high net worth individuals and their advisors to
articulate their goals and needs, develop a comprehensive wealth plan, and coordinate both internal and external advisors to implement the plan.