Debra Mele-Blanchard

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Debra Mele-Blanchard is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank. Deb works closely with high-net-worth individuals, families, and institutions to discern their financial needs and goals, and pursue those objectives with forethought and care. She and her team of locally based specialists leverage the extensive resources of Bank of America to provide advice and guidance in areas that include investment management, customized credit, trust and estate planning services, as well as wealth-transfer strategies.

Deb joined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2018 and has more than 25 years of financial services experience. In addition to her to wealth management background, she has owned a number of businesses throughout her career and understands business structures, sales and acquisitions.

A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Deb moved to Las Vegas almost 20 years ago and considers Las Vegas home. An active supporter of philanthropy, she currently serves as Chairperson of Opportunity Village Foundation Board.

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

Cheryl Belzer

Private Client Manager


Walter (Walt) Geiger

Portfolio Manager


Allison Mayo

Senior Trust Officer


Key Contacts

Alfredo Smith

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.