Heather R Barbour

Managing Director, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Heather Barbour is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Nashville, TN and has 24 years of experience in the financial services industry. Heather leads an experienced team of estate planning professionals, portfolio managers, private bankers, trust officers, and philanthropic experts, to serve clients and their extended families.

Heather and her team work closely with high-net-worth families, entrepreneurs, executives, and multi-generational families on customized lending, investment management and integrated wealth and estate planning strategies. Prior to this role, Heather was the Structured Credit Executive for Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) where she was responsible for deepening relationships and providing customized credit solutions to high-net-worth clients across Tennessee and South Carolina. Heather began her career in commercial real estate financing working with real estate developers to meet their financing, liquidity and treasury needs.

Heather earned her Bachelor of Science in Finance from Florida State University and her Masters of Business Administration from California State University. She resides in Brentwood, Tennessee with her husband Brent and children, Jackson and Charlie. She is involved both personally and professionally in the community and currently serves as Vice Chair for Mending Hearts, Inc. Board of Directors.


  • Power of 10
  • LEED for Women


  • California State University, Fullerton
  • Florida State University


  • 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

Elizabeth J. Zook

Private Client Manager


Eduardo Gumucio

Private Client Manager


Alyssa Orme

Senior Trust Officer


John Paxton

Portfolio Manager


Royal H. Fowler

Portfolio Manager


Hannah J. Smith

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Key Contacts


Private Bank Senior Associate


Dontae L Jackson

Private Bank Senior Associate


Laura B Hurtado

Private Bank Associate


Carla Rios

Private Bank Senior Associate Lead


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.