Christopher (Chris) Federico

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Chris Federico is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Atlanta, Georgia.  Chris works closely with high-net-worth individuals and families helping them to thoughtfully and strategically manage their wealth.  Chris leads a team of specialists to provide guidance and expertise in the areas of wealth and estate planning, investments, family office solutions, credit, and banking.  Chris and his team offer a boutique approach in creating customized and tailored plans designed to meet the unique needs of each situation. 

Chris also works closely with institutional clients leading a team of institutional specialists to provide comprehensive investment management, investment policy, and philanthropic services.  Clients include healthcare systems, not-for-profits, philanthropic foundations, and corporate entities.  Drawing on his prior experience as a commercial banker, Chris has deep experience advising institutional clients and delivering solutions to help them advance their missions and achieve their goals.  

Prior to joining the Private Bank, Chris was with the Bank of America Global Commercial Bank for nearly 15 years.  Previously, he held positions with Delta Air Lines and EY.  He earned a BBA in Accounting from Georgia State University and an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.  Chris is a licensed CPA in the State of Georgia.

Chris is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

In his free time, Chris enjoys attending his children’s athletic events, cooking, and beach vacations. Chris and his family reside in the metro Atlanta area.
Chris does not provide accounting, tax, or legal advice in his role with Bank of America Private Bank.


  • Emory University - Goizueta Business School
  • Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

Namaine Coombs

Portfolio Manager


Robel J Hailu

Philanthropic Client Manager


Daphne D Willis

Private Client Manager


Joseph (Joe) M Scarpinato

Portfolio Manager


James (Jim) T Farmer

Portfolio Manager


Michael Allen Pond

Senior Trust Officer


Ashley Steele

Senior Trust Officer


Matthew W Goodson

Senior Trust Officer


Billy (Bill) C Hamlet

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Todd K Glosson

Portfolio Manager


Brian J O'Donnell

Portfolio Manager


Mark S Drake

Philanthropic Client Manager


Key Contacts

Trineka McLaurin

Private Bank Senior Associate


Deloris A Freshley

Private Bank Senior Associate


Let's Have A Conversation

We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


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.

At Bank of America Private Bank, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.