In her role on the Advisory Task Force, Charla will apply her wealth of legal experience to provide general subject matter expertise to support the Impact 100SRQ Board of Directors as needed. Charla is a founding member of Impact 100SRQ and serves the organization not just through philanthropic means, but also as a Focus Area Committee Member. The Focus Area Committee determines the finalists who present their requests at the Annual Meeting and Grant Awards Celebration, where the members award grants of a minimum of $100,000 to an organization, in support of their presented transformational initiative impacting Sarasota and Manatee counties.
Impact100 SRQ (the Sarasota Chapter of Impact 100, Inc.) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to empower women of all ages, income levels, cultures and backgrounds to collectively give transformational grants to non-profits in Sarasota and Manatee counties.
About Charla M. Burchett
Charla M. Burchett is a partner in the Sarasota office of Shutts & Bowen LLP, where she is a member of the Private Client Services Practice Group. A Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney, Charla is a Board Certified Specialist in Wills, Trusts and Estates as certified by The Florida Bar. She has more than thirty years of experience assisting clients through challenging decisions and difficult times to preserve their legacies across generations. She focuses her practice on estate planning, estate and gift taxation, estate administration, and trust administration.