MAITLAND, Fla. – Winter Haven, Fla., investment advisor Thomas R. Oldt will take office July 1 as second vice president of The Florida Bar Foundation, a statewide charitable organization whose mission is to provide greater access to justice.
Oldt earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of South Florida and served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War era. Prior to entering the securities business, he worked as a research librarian at The Washington Post, covered Congress as a writer for The Energy Daily, was a reporter for The Ledger and The St. Petersburg Times, and taught history, economics and government. Licensed by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority in multiple states, Oldt serves as a registered representative and general securities principal specializing in a broad spectrum of corporate and personal retirement planning.
Oldt serves on several community boards and organizations, including the Florida Justice Technology Center and the GiveWell Community Foundation.
Oldt began his service on The Florida Bar Foundation board in 2012. He is a Florida Bar Fellow and a member of the Foundation’s Bronze Society for lifetime giving, began his term July 1.