Mr. Stickney grew up in New England and graduated from the Pingree School and was a British American Educational Foundation Scholar at the Bloxham School in the UK before earning a BA in Philosophy at Hobart College in 1980. He was also trained in Art History at Sotheby’s Style in Art Course in London.
He received his Juris Doctor at Vermont Law School in 1987 and has spent the past 30 years in various Fiduciary roles at Bank of Boston, Bessemer Trust Company of Florida and the last 19 years at Wilmington Trust where he ultimately had oversight for all aspects of the legacy Family Wealth Relationships and Trust Administration serving as Senior Vice President and Chief Fiduciary Officer and as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Wilmington Trust Company.
Mr Stickney previously served as President of Wilmington Trust, FSB Florida and as a member of the Board of Directors of Wilmington Trust, FSB. In addition, Mr. Stickney served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Florida Banker’s Association and was named Trust Banker of the Year by the Florida Banker’s Association. Mr. Stickney has been extensively quoted in the press related to his expertise on collectables and wealth management issues.
Mr. Stickney served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Florida from 2010–2013 and currently serves as a Trustee where he serves as Chair of the Development Committee and as a member of Executive, Audit and Finance committees. Previously he also served as Chair of the Investment Committee. He is interested in art and antiques and is an avid vintage and collectable car enthusiast.
Mr. Stickney is married to Edith Huntley Stickney, PhD, LMFT, and has two children and lives in Coral Gables, Florida and has a home in Southern Burgundy.
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