Shyhrete (Leta) Bajraktari

Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Leta Bajraktari is a Vice President and Private Client Advisor at  Bank of America, Private Bank. In this role, she is responsible for connecting high net worth individuals and institutions to strategies that can help reach their financial goals.  Her approach combines the client experience of a boutique private bank with access to extensive resources, including traditional, specialty asset, alternative, and capital market investment solutions as well as customized credit and banking offerings, trusts and philanthropic needs.

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

Scott M Kroll

Portfolio Manager


David C Schmidt

Private Client Manager


Dennis J Coyle

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Michelle Betance Fries

Private Client Manager


Shilpa Selvam

Senior Trust Officer


Sally L Venverloh

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Joel Gruizenga

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Danielle Gielow


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.