Beth Ridout, is the Director of Estate Administration for The Nature Conservancy, where she and her team handle approximately 1,600 estate/trust administration files and receive over $100 million in annual bequest revenue.  She has been with The Nature Conservancy for 13 years.  Previously, she was a high net worth Trust Officer at Merrill Lynch where she helped clients plan their philanthropy and saw charitable giving from their perspectives.  She has her JD from the University of Pittsburgh and a BS in accounting.  Beth lives in Marin County, California, but her team is located at The Nature Conservancy headquarters in Arlington, Virginia.   

Director of Estate Administration
The Nature Conservancy