Michael (Mike) E Ruble

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Michael Ruble is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. A strategic and experienced team leader, Mike enjoys building and enhancing relationships with high-net-worth individuals and their families. Working in concert with a team of dedicated specialists, he helps connect clients to the global resources and capabilities at Bank of America that align with their distinctive needs. Together, they offer personal financial strategies across multiple disciplines, including investment management, trust and wealth planning services, banking, and customized credit and lending solutions.  

With a thoughtful understanding of the issues that can impact the financial lives of business owners and corporate executives, Mike draws on his depth of experience to help them plan for and manage liquidity events. Whether they are selling a business, transferring ownership or retiring, he has the strategic perspective to help them advance their financial objectives.

Mike has spent most of his 30-year career in private banking in northeast Florida with Bank of America and its predecessor firms. In addition to holding positions with U.S. Trust, SouthTrust Asset Management Company and Barnett Banks Trust Company, Mike was a senior wealth advisor and team leader with BB&T Wealth. He later rejoined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2017. Mike earned his B.A. in journalism and communications from the University of Florida in Gainesville and his M.B.A from The Crummer School at Rollins College in Winter Park.

Mike has been chairman of the Community Hospice Foundation Board since 2018. He is a member of the downtown advisory committee for The Community Foundation For Northeast Florida, is a member of the beaches hospital advisory committee for Baptist Health Foundation, and is on the advisory board for the Southeast Museum of Photography in Daytona Beach. Mike is also a former president and current member of the Estate Planning Council of Northeast Florida.

EDUCATION

  • Rollins College Crummer School of Business
  • University of Florida

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Baptist Hospital Beaches Development Council
  • Community Foundation of NE Florida, Professional Advisors Committee
  • Community Hospice Foundation for Caring, Board Chair
  • Northeast Florida Estate Planning Council, Past President and Current Member

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

Renee Marie Peters

Portfolio Manager

904.686.3516

Gregory Ekizian

Portfolio Manager

904.686.3524

John Milton

Portfolio Manager

904.686.3514

Mark B Harbison

Senior Trust Officer

904.686.3511

Kristine d'Esterhazy

Senior Trust Officer

904.686.3506

Elizabeth (Beth) T. Bolton

Private Client Manager

904.686.3509

Key Contacts

Emily McCrea

Private Banking Associate II

904.686.3513

Joshua (Josh) Hershey

Private Banking Associate II

904.686.3525

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

EXTENSIVE REACH, INNOVATION AND A LEGACY OF TRUST

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.