Heather R Barbour

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Heather Barbour is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Nashville, Tennessee. An integral part of her approach is to invest the time to learn about her clients, their families, businesses, and non-profits, to understand what’s important and to help simplify their complex and sophisticated financial lives. With a thoughtful understanding of the issues that can impact the financial lives of women, Heather also offers strategic perspective to help with their distinctive needs.

 Heather and her partner, Sloan Allen, utilize their deep background in customized credit and lending to take an integrated view of all of their clients’ resources and help develop well-thought-out options to meet their specialized needs. Heather also guides effective collaboration with a team of highly credentialed specialists across multiple disciplines, including wealth structuring, trust and estate planning services, investment management, and philanthropy.

Her financial services career began with Bank of America’s bank analyst program, and she later assumed roles with other banks in asset-based lending and homebuilder finance. In 2004, she rejoined the Bank’s commercial real estate financing division, helping real estate developers meet their financing, liquidity and treasury needs. Heather joined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2015 as a structured credit executive for U.S. Trust, where she provided customized credit solutions to high-net-worth clients across the southeast. She earned her B.S. in finance from Florida State University and her M.B.A. from California State University and holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations.

Deeply involved in her community, Heather currently serves on the Heroes in Heels event committee for the Maryland Farms YMCA. She is also active with the Bank of America LEAD for Women and its Power of 10 mentorship program. Heather and her husband, Brent, reside in Brentwood, with their two children. In her spare time, she enjoys playing golf.


  • California State University, Fullerton
  • Florida State University


  • English


  • LEED For Women
  • Power of 10

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

Madeleine (Sloan) Sloan Crawford Allen

Private Client Advisor


Emily V Bratton

Private Client Manager


Megan Davis

Senior Trust Officer


William (Bill) Hirschman

Portfolio Manager


Royal H. Fowler

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Christy M Heinbockel

Private Bank Senior Associate


Carla Rios

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.