About SeedTrust®

SeedTrust® provides dependable escrow services to intended parents, surrogates, and egg donors during collaborative reproductive arrangements. Our goal is to provide our clients with fund management during a process that is focused on trust, transparency, and accessibility.
We picked the name SeedTrust® to reflect how well something can develop when a seed is planted and a dependable network is in place. Whether it is an idea, a new endeavor, or starting a family, trust is the key to growth of any kind.

Accessibility, Transparency, and Reliability.

SeedTrust® offers clients 24/7 access to their entire escrow file, including the disbursement/reimbursement calendar, copies of contracts, and copies of all related receipts/invoices. We are also available via email and toll free number to answer any questions. We are owned and operated by a Certified Public Accountant and an Attorney. Our clients have the option of their money being held in an attorney managed trust account.

Learn More About Our Affiliations Here

Our Team

Edward Brockschmidt

Edward Brockshmidt, C.P.A., MBA, Founder/CFO, has been helping families grow through collaborative processes since 2015. Edward was a managing partner of a successful CPA firm that handled bookkeeping for a surrogacy agency. After witnessing the agency constantly fielding calls from Intended Parents inquiring about their accounts and stressed surrogates inquiring about payments, Edward decided to use his passion for technology to create a simpler, more reliable solution.

Since launching SeedTrust®, Edward and his partners have responsibly managed funds for hundreds of intended parents, surrogates, and egg donors. Edward Brockshmidt is a Certified Public Accountant and member of the National Society of Accountants, the FICPA, and the AICPA.

Read More About Brock
Education
Affiliations
  • M.A., Florida Atlantic University
  • M.B.A., University of Florida
  • B.S., Economics. University of Florida
  • CPA Licensure
    Florida
  • American Institute of CPAs
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
  • Florida Institute of CPAs
  • National Society of Accountants
  • Society for Ethics in Egg Donation and Surrogacy
  • Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor

Roland S. Salloum

Roland S. Salloum, Esq., Chief Operating Officer, is a business attorney with expansive knowledge of collaborative reproductive processes. Roland joined the SeedTrust® team after experiencing his own five-year infertility journey. He has since become an industry expert in the financial administration of egg donation and gestational surrogate contracts and escrow funds.

Roland is a member of the Florida Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association. Within the Federal Bar Association, Roland is a member of the Federal Litigation Section, the LGBT Law Section, and the Family Law Section.

Read More About Roland
Education
Affiliations
  • J.D., with honors, Faulkner University Thomas Goode Jones School of Law
  • B.S., Risk Management, Florida State University
  • Bar Admissions Florida
    • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
    • Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
    • Federal Bar Association

—Sustaining Member
—Member of Federal Litigation Section
—Member of Family Law Section
—Member of LGBT Law Section

  • Florida Bar Association
  • Society for Ethics in Egg Donation and Surrogacy

Adam Winder

Adam Winder, MBA, President, is a strategic executive with over ten years’ experience in financial services. Adam left banking and joined SeedTrust® because he felt a personal connection to SeedTrust®’s purpose. After becoming a father for the first time, Adam realized that every family should have the opportunity to experience the joy of becoming parents.

Before becoming a Partner at SeedTrust®, Adam led strategy for the commercial line of business at SunTrust Bank. Adam also spent over eight years advising middle market companies. Mr. Winder is passionate about giving back and helping others. He currently serves on the board and as the CFO of Making the Grade – Hope for African Youth.

Adam graduated Cum Laude with Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and Economics from Bridgewater College. He holds an MBA from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University where graduated Beta Gamma Sigma.

Denise Steele

Denise Steele, ART Escrow Consultant, is a market development expert whose personal experiences have afforded her a deep understanding of both technology and fertility processes. Having welcomed 3 children through assisted reproductive collaborations and adoption, she is cognizant of the fact that intended parents deserve to be protected, granted whatever control is possible, and given full transparency throughout their journeys.

 Professionally, Denise has been a consultant for several nationally recognized fertility and parenting organizations such as FertilityAuthority, MommyNearest, and Neighborhood Parenting Network. Her blog, Hope4Fertility.com, shares insights and provides support to those facing infertility. In 2017, she joined ConceiveAbilites, serving as the company’s Clinic Liaison and Account Strategist. In her role as Clinic Liaison, she established partnerships with clinics around the country and helped to develop new product lines which created more options for intended parents struggling to grow their own families, while her position as Account Strategist afforded her the opportunity of overseeing the overhaul the company’s CRM system.

In 2019, Denise joined SeedTrust as a consultant, where she is the leader of business development and marketing strategies. Denise is passionate about helping agencies and clinics grow their businesses and believes that by providing a secure, easy-to-use online platform for case managers, surrogates, egg donors, and intended parents to manage their journeys, SeedTrust allows them to focus on what they do best — growing families.  

Jennifer Via

Jennifer Via, Sr. ART Paralegal, is a graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Legal Studies. With nearly a decade of experience in legal and administrative work and more than 3 years solely devoted to Assisted Reproductive Law, Jennifer is extremely knowledgeable in all things ART and is passionate about providing the highest level of customer service to our clients.

Outside of the office, Jennifer enjoys spending time on the water, practicing her photography skills, and traveling both locally and abroad.

Linda Acosta

Linda Acosta, ART Escrow Specialist, graduated from Capella University in 2012 with a Master’s Degree in Applied Statistics, specializing in Testing Design and Psychometrics. With over a decade of experience in Technical Writing, Linda has published articles regarding grant funding for both grant seekers and providers. Linda is fluent in Spanish and enjoys working with clients.

In her role with SeedTrust, Linda is entrusted with establishing and maintaining optimum satisfaction for the SeedTrust client base. In addition, she is dedicated to conducting special projects for the company and performing and training.

Outside of work, Linda enjoys writing, admiring art, solving any kind of puzzles (including logic, word, jigsaw, pattern guessing and the like) or spending time with her three wonderful children.

Marlon Wolfman

Marlon Wolfman, CPA, Controller, joined SeedTrust with over seven years of Public Accounting experience, supporting both public and private companies. His superb attention to detail in managing each of our escrow accounts ensures all funds are accounted for without discrepancy. Marlon graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University.

The SeedTrust® leadership team believes in actively supporting key industry groups; including the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (AHRP), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), and the Society for Ethics in Egg Donation & Surrogacy (SEEDS), Men Having Babies (MHB), Path2parenthood, American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys (AAARTA), ABA Section of Family Law for innovative CLE (ABA).

Our Latest News

Escrow Dispute Management and Resolution

About ART Escrow & SeedTrust - Dispute Management SeedTrust was honored with the opportunity to speak on an escrow panel called, "Escrow Is Your Friend (until it's not)" during the SEEDS 6th Annual Spring Conference. The panel discussed what escrow is, why it...

read more

Our Latest News

Escrow Dispute Management and Resolution

About ART Escrow & SeedTrust - Dispute Management SeedTrust was honored with the opportunity to speak on an escrow panel called, "Escrow Is Your Friend (until it's not)" during the SEEDS 6th Annual Spring Conference. The panel discussed what escrow is, why it...

read more

Seed. Trust. Grow.

Contact us today. We can help you along your journey.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

SeedTrust®
301 Clematis Street Suite 204
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
888.223.9818

© 2017 All Rights Reserved

SeedTrust®
301 Clematis Street
Suite 204
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
888.223.9818

© 2017 All Rights Reserved

Pin It on Pinterest