Michael Allen Pond

Managing Director, Senior Trust Officer

Professional Profile

Michael Pond is a Managing Director and Senior Trust Officer with Bank of America Private Bank in Atlanta, Georgia. He joined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2001. Michael has over 20 years of experience as a trusted advisor to high-net-worth individuals and their families. He helps clients develop and achieve their personal financial and philanthropic legacies with clear communication and coordination with families' outside advisors including attorneys, accountants and other relevant specialists. 

Michael has a bachelor's degree in trust management, as well as his Master of Business Administration from the Lundy Fetterman School of Business at Campbell University in North Carolina. He also holds the Certified Trust and Fiduciary Advisor (CTFA) designation, which is sponsored by the ABA Institute of Certified Bankers and earned the Chartered SRI Counselor™ designation. He has developed deep technical competence and ability to help deliver comprehensive guidance to high-net-worth clients through his participation in the Bank of America Master Advisor Program.

Michael is a past President and current Board Member of the Georgia Planned Giving Council, a Board Member of the Georgia Council on Economic Education, serves on the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Legacy Advisor Leadership Council, a member of the Trust Education Foundation Advisory Board, a member of the Atlanta Estate Planning Council, a member of the Estate Planning Council of North Georgia and is a member of the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce.

*Chartered SRI Counselor™, CSRIC®, and the CSRIC®  logo are certification marks or registered certification marks of The College for Financial Planning Institutes Corp. in the United States.

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