Elizabeth J. Poggi
Chief Executive Officer & President
Betsy joined Smithfield in 2013 after practicing law as a trust and estate attorney for nearly ten years, most recently with the law firm Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, P.C., where she advised clients on trust and estate administrations, estate and business succession planning, and charitable planning.
She obtained her Juris Doctor from Duquesne University School of Law in 2003. Prior to attending law school, Betsy administered various types of trusts at PNC Wealth Management.
Betsy graduated cum laude from Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts in 1997. Betsy is proud to be a native of Wheeling, West Virginia, where she graduated from the Linsly School in 1993 and is a current trustee of the W.E. Stone Foundation.
Betsy has presented at various programs and conferences on estate planning and taxation matters. She is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh and is also a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association, Probate & Trust Law Section Council.
Betsy resides in Mt. Lebanon with her husband, Mike, and two young children.