Board Affiliations

The Bank’s officers lend their time and expertise by serving as directors on many non-profit and faith-based boards. Beyond their daily banking responsibilities, our officers find time to support the community through leadership and officer positions on various community boards. Participation has included:

  • American Heart Association
  • Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum
  • Bishop Verot High School
  • Clinic for Rehabilitation of Wildlife (C.R.O.W.)
  • Edison Ford Winter Estates Foundation
  • Edison Pageant of Light
  • Fort Myers Women’s Community Club
  • Florida Bankers Association
  • Florida Gulf Coast University – Board of Governors Appointee
  • Florida Transportation Commission – Governor Appointee
  • Hope Hospice of Lee County
  • Horizon Council Foundation
  • Horizon Council
  • Industrial Development Authority – Lee County Commissioner Appointee
  • Junior Achievement
  • Kleist Health Education Center at FGCU
  • Lee County Electric Cooperative
  • Lee County Youth Basketball Association
  • Lee Memorial Health Systems Foundation
  • Healthy Lee Steering Committee
  • Project Dentists Care of Southwest Florida
  • Real Estate Investment Society (REIS)
  • Roadway Landscape Advisory Committee – Lee County Commissioner Appointee
  • Rotary Club of Fort Myers
  • Rotary Club of Fort Myers South
  • Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation
  • Sanibel Community Association
  • Sanibel School Advisory Council
  • Sanibel School Fund
  • Southwest Florida Community Foundation
  • St. Michael Lutheran Church and School
  • SalusCare
  • The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools
  • Uncommon Friends Foundation
Board Affiliations News

The Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands team volunteered to help SCCF ( the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation) complete a very successful Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 19. A team of 30 banker volunteers and their families wore masks and stayed socially distant while tackling Sanibel’s beaches. “We are so grateful to the Edison/Bank of the […]

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Lee County businessman Tom Uhler joined his friend Geoff Roepstorff – Bank of the Islands CEO and licensed python hunter on the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) Python Elimination Team – for a recent late night python hunt. Their efforts resulted in removing yet another invasive python from the Everglades. This hunt was the […]

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Bank of the Islands recently made its latest non-profit donation through its “We Love Our Islands” program. The lucky winner, Nanny’s owner Megan Shores, was spotted with a “We Love Our Islands” decal on her vehicle, winning her the right to select which local non-profit organization would receive a charitable contribution from Bank of the […]

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Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) has named the Robbie B. Roepstorff Group Fitness Studio in honor of the President of Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands. In doing so, FGCU cited Roepstorff’s “tireless advocacy for the University’s Recreation and Wellness Center and the students of FGCU.” “It’s such an honor to be associated with the […]

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