Jennifer Garbowicz

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Jennifer Garbowicz is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank. Based in St. Petersburg and having more than 15 years of wealth management experience, Jennifer leads a team of seasoned professionals who create a strategic approach to understand what is important for clients and help them manage the complexities of wealth with both today’s needs and the needs of future generations in mind. Jennifer and the team are dedicated to providing a range of services unique to each client’s needs and goals. Whether it is providing guidance on wealth transfer strategies, investment management, liquidity event planning, credit structuring, and philanthropy, the team is focused on placing clients’ dreams, goals, and priorities first.

Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank, Jennifer Garbowicz was a Principal at Sabal Trust Company, working as a portfolio manager with experience managing equities and fixed-income assets for high-net-worth individuals, trusts, and charitable organizations. She was also responsible for client acquisition, served on the Investment Committee, and took the lead on many cross-disciplinary projects. Jennifer’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in management from Eckerd College and MBA with a Finance Concentration from the University of Tampa. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute, and a graduate of the ABA National Trust School.  

Jennifer is passionate about her community and has been involved with many non-profit organizations. She served on the Board of Trustees of St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation and American Stage Theatre Company. Jennifer is Past President of the Board of Directors of CFA Society Tampa Bay, and was elected by her peers through the CFA Institute as the Presidents Council Representative for the Southeastern U.S. Region.

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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

Richard M Gordon

Private Client Manager


Lea Ann Collins

Senior Trust Officer


Tom A Tagliarini

Portfolio Manager


Jarrett M. Greear

Portfolio Manager


Lila L Miller

Senior Trust Officer


Carlos A. Rodriguez

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Key Contacts

Valerie A Budworth


Candice J Clark


Katarina Bobinac


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 (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.