Pinellas Chapter

Leadership

Lunsford, Chrystal ACP,FRP
Chapter President

Chrystal is an Advanced Certified Paralegal in Trial Practice and a Florida Registered Paralegal. Chrystal has been employed with Goodis Thompson & Miller, P.A. for the last 15 years as an insurance defense paralegal. Chrystal has served as Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc.’s Director at Large and currently serves on its Professionalism Committee.  Chrystal is also a former President of the PAF, Pinellas County Chapter and is currently serving as Director.    Chrystal loves to spend time with her family, especially her 3 grandchildren, is an active member of the Krewe of Agustina de Aragon where she currently serves as its Bylaws and Standards Co-Chair and volunteers with The Kind Mouse, helping to feed local hungry children.

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Glenn, Eloise L ACP, CP
Chapter 1st Vice President

Ellie graduated from Kaplan University and is an Advanced Certified Paralegal in Criminal Litigation, Trial Practice, Trademarks, and Discovery. Ellie has previously worked as a paralegal in criminal litigation and fiduciary litigation and is currently working as a corporate paralegal for in-house counsel at an IT Security company in Clearwater, Florida. Ellie is the PAF Pinellas immediate Past President.

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Bartholomew, Christa
Chapter Secretary

Christa holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from St. Petersburg College. For the last two and half years, Christa has been employed by Johnson and Pope in the Corporate/Tax Department. She is currently studying for the NALA Exam to become certified.

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Sasser, Glenda J. ACP,FCP,FRP
Chapter Treasurer

Glenda graduated from St. Petersburg College, with a General Associate in Arts (AA) Degree and later obtained an Associate in Science (AS) Degree from the Legal Assisting Program.  She is an Advanced Certified Paralegal in Litigation, a Florida Certified Paralegal and a Florida Registered Paralegal.  Glenda currently is employed with Baskin Eisel, Attorneys at Law and is a litigation paralegal focusing on fiduciary litigation.  Glenda has worked for Attorney Hamden H Baskin, III, Esq. for over 27 years and has been in the legal field for 30 years. Glenda is the former President of Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc. – Pinellas Chapter, served as recording secretary, and currently serving as Treasurer.  Additionally, Glenda has served on the Florida Bar Grievance Committee.

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Glaros, CP, ACP, Kaila
Immediate Past Chapter President

Kaila graduated with her Bachelor’s in Paralegal Studies from St. Petersburg College. Kaila worked as a paralegal for about ten years before starting her own consulting firm, Echtelo, LLC, and her blog, Proactive Paralegal. Now she helps law firms create an organized and paper-efficient office that results in a more effective use of space and time. She assists her clients with implementation, training, and support along the way. Kaila is also an Adjunct Professor at St. Petersburg College teaching Law Office Management. Kaila is a member of the Continuing Education Committee for the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and a contributing member to NALA’s magazine, Facts & Findings.

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