Juanita Vitali-Cox

Senior Vice President, Private Client Manager

Professional Profile

Juanita Vitali-Cox is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Manager with Bank of America Private Bank in Columbia, South Carolina. With more than 35 years in the Banking industry, Juanita draws on her decades of experience to provide thoughtful and strategic banking solutions for ultra-high-net-worth clients and multi-generational families.

As an integral part of the Wealth Management team, Juanita tailors strategies by understanding the complex needs of her clients and utilizing the vast resources of the Bank. She coordinates with dedicated specialists within the Private Bank to provide a personalized approach to trust and estate planning, risk management and philanthropy.

Juanita began her banking career with Bankers Trust, a predecessor bank of Bank of America, while attending college.  Upon graduation, she entered the Management Program and managed financial centers for many years in the Columbia area before becoming a Regional Sales Manager and a Premier Banker with Bank of America. Juanita spent 11 years as Commercial/Business Banker with Ameris Bank and several years as Private Client Manager with First Citizens Bank before joining the Bank of America Private Bank team in 2022.

As a Columbia native, Juanita graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in business management.

She has been involved with many business and civic organizations in her career and currently serves on the SC Philharmonic Executive Board. Juanita is a charter member of Northeast Presbyterian Church, and lives in Columbia with her husband, Kirk. They have three adult children who reside in South Carolina.  Juanita enjoys playing tennis, spending time with her immediate and large extended family, vacationing at the beach and traveling.

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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.