Michael E Stogner

Managing Director, Private Client Advisor

Institutional Client Advisor

Professional Profile

A Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank, Michael Stogner has over two decades of experience serving the needs of corporate executives, high net worth families, private foundations and nonprofit institutions. In his role, Michael takes a holistic approach of the client’s needs and provides them with access to the vast resources of Bank of America Private Bank in order to help plan and execute a customized strategy. He seeks to provide a boutique service standard tailoring plans to help meet clients' immediate needs as well as helping them build their legacy for future generations.

Prior to joining Bank of America in 1995, Michael was with Coopers and Lybrand where he provided analysis and estate and tax planning for corporate executives and shareholders of closely held businesses. He completed executive programs at the Stanford School of Business and the Wharton School of Business. He holds a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER certification and a Certified Investment Management Analyst designation. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in Accounting from Old Dominion University.

Michael is active in numerous youth-oriented athletic organizations and is a member of the Atlanta Estate Planning Council. He is a current board member of the Atlanta Community Food Bank. He has served as past Chairman of the Board and is still a current member of the Fowler YMCA in Gwinnett County. Michael has also served as board member at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Midtown Atlanta.

Note: Michael does not provide tax advice in his role with Bank of America Private Bank.

*Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S.

*Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CIMA® and Certified Investment Management Analyst®. Use of CIMA®, and/or Certified Investment Management Analyst® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for investment management professionals.

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

Bryan C Chitwood

Private Client Manager


Robert S Kalaman

Portfolio Manager


James (Jim) T Farmer

Portfolio Manager


Robert (Rob) C Wicking

Portfolio Manager


Kimberly Sexton Collins

Senior Trust Officer


Michael Allen Pond

Senior Trust Officer


Matthew W Goodson

Trust Officer


Billy (Bill) C Hamlet

Wealth Strategies Advisor


Key Contacts

Carolyn D Landrum


Sherry E Earnest


Karolina Coffey


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.