Damon R Couch

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Damon Couch is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor at Bank of America Private Bank in San Diego, California. He brings together more than 30 years of financial experience, and the collective skills of a professional team, to help clients create customized wealth management strategies for pursuing their lifetime and legacy goals. Damon leads a coordinated approach to wealth management, focusing primarily on high-net-worth individuals, multi-generational families, entrepreneurs and business owners. 

Together with a team of specialists from the Private Bank, Damon can design and implement strategies for investment management, philanthropy, and liquidity event planning. The team also offers trust and estate planning services, as well as solutions for credit, lending and general banking needs. In addition, Damon can draw on Bank of America’s enterprise-wide capabilities to help deliver ideas and opportunities tailored to specific wealth management goals.   

Before he joined the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2018, Damon worked with high-net-worth individuals and families as an investment relationship manager at U.S. Bank. For 20 years prior to that, he was a financial advisor at Banc of America Investment Services (which later merged with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management). He started his career as a financial advisor at Security Pacific Bank.

Damon earned his bachelor’s degree from California State University, Fullerton.


  • California State University Fullerton


  • English

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

Holly Cannady Tapia

Senior Trust Officer


Eric Baggett

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Kevin P. Wilson

Portfolio Manager


Panu Kalayasilpin

Portfolio Manager


Nicole Coxsey

Private Client Manager


Erin Conway

Associate Wealth Strategies Advisor


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.