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Peraline Francois

Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer

Professional Profile

Peraline Francois currently serves as a Trust Officer at Bank of America Private Bank in Providence, Rhode Island.  Peraline provides comprehensive fiduciary strategies for private wealth management clients by identifying their needs, offering advice, and guiding each client to support their overall wealth strategy. 

Peraline joined Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) in 2010, and has worked in Trust Settlement and the Providence High Net Worth private wealth management office. Peraline is actively involved with LEAD for women, our Black Professionals Group (BPG) and Hispanic Organization for Leadership and Advancement (HOLA), continuing to gain experience and education to better serve our clients.

In her role as a Trust Officer, Peraline is responsible for administrating diverse trust types. She works closely with Portfolio Managers and is often the main point of contact varying by the needs and preferences of her clients. Her primary focus is to carry out the provisions contained in each trust document, while acknowledging the uniqueness of each trust and beneficiary, to provide highly personalized service in carrying out their financial and estate plans.

Peraline is a volunteer in her local school community and with the Rhode Island food bank. Peraline currently resides with her family in Pawtucket, RI.

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