Kelly R. Larkan

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Kelly Larkan Coover is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in San Francisco. Kelly is responsible for connecting high- and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, nonprofits, foundations, and institutions to strategies designed to pursue their financial goals more effectively. 

Kelly’s diverse background of traditional banking, client relationship management, corporate social responsibility and nonprofit experience provides her with an informed perspective that supports nonprofit and institutional partners in pursuing financial stability, mission fulfillment and long-term growth. She is adept in helping clients refine their philanthropic goals, supporting them as they transition that vision to reality. Her areas of focus also include pre-sale liquidity planning, trust and estate planning services, and advice for emerging-wealth clients.

Kelly joined Bank of America in 2006, moving to the Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2016. Previously, she was the Community Relations Market Manager and was responsible for Bank of America’s charitable giving and community relations in the Bay Area. Prior to moving to San Francisco in 2014, she held various management positions in the Bank’s corporate social responsibility division, the retail channel, and the global commercial banking division as a Treasury Management Solutions Officer in Austin, Texas. Previously, Kelly was a Professional Beach Volleyball Player and a Division One athlete. She is a Cum Laude graduate of Southern Methodist University in Dallas. She holds a dual undergraduate degree in International Business and Anthropology and has lived in Xalapa, Mexico, and Concepcion, Chile. She is fluent in Spanish.

Kelly is the Vice Chair and incoming Board Chair of The San Francisco Giants Community Fund Board of Directors, Co-Founder of GCF Lab, and an active alumna of Leadership San Francisco. 

Kelly and her family reside in the Pacific-Heights neighborhood in San Francisco.

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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.