Brent Collins

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Brent Collins is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor, with Bank of America Private Bank in North Carolina. Brent has 13 years of experience serving the needs of corporate executives, high-net-worth families, business owners, private foundations, and nonprofit institutions. He offers a highly customized approach, connecting clients to the resources and capabilities that align with their immediate needs and long-term objectives. A veteran team leader, he is skilled in helping clients unwind the complexities and capitalize on the opportunities that can accompany significant wealth.  He directs a multi-disciplinary approach, collaborating with specialists in investments, trust and estate planning, custom credit and banking, business executive services, and philanthropy.

Prior to joining Bank of America, Brent held a leadership role with Wells Fargo Private Bank in Charlotte, NC, helping oversee investment implementation for the Mid-Atlantic book of business totaling over $55 billion in assets under management. Prior to that, Brent served as a discretionary Portfolio Manager at Wells Fargo Private Bank.

Brent earned his Bachelor’s Degree from North Carolina State University in Business Administration, and his MBA from the Lundy-Fetterman School of Business at Campbell University. Brent is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, holding the certification awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.

An active member of his community, Brent currently serves on the Executive Council for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s "Light the Night", is the Vice Chair for the Foundation of Forsyth Technical Community College and enjoys spending time helping review scholarship applications for the Winston Salem Foundation.

*Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S.

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For more than 200 years, Bank of America Private Bank has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on the Private Bank’s personalized approach, as well as the resources of Bank of America, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

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