Jeana Schmidt

Director of Estate and Gift Planning

Region Covered: Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee, and Sarasota counties 

Jeana Schmidt is the Director of Estate and Gift Planning in Southwest Florida covering the Naples and Sarasota market.  She joined the American Cancer Society in October of 2013 as the Senior Market Manager for Community Engagement covering five counties.

As Senior Market Manager, Jeana united staff and volunteers from Community Engagement, Corporate & Distinguished Partners, and Health Systems to reach market goals.  She managed the Volunteer Leadership Board and served as the Primary Account Manager for corporate accounts including Bealls, IMG, and Tropicana.  In addition, she was a board member for Students Working Against Tobacco and the Cancer Resource Network of Southwest Florida. 

Jeana holds an MBA from the University of South Florida as well as two Bachelor’s degrees in Biomedical Sciences and Public Relations from the University of South Florida and the University of West Florida, respectively. 

Jeana is a former collegiate athlete who loves sports.  She enjoys golf, running, and soccer.

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