Scott A Wagoner

Managing Director, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Scott A. Wagoner is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Dallas, Texas. He brings more than 31 years of extensive financial experience to active and retired clients distinguished for their accomplishments and the complexities of their wealth. Scott works primarily with ultra-high-net-worth owners of manufacturing, technology, and energy companies – many who have sold their enterprises – as well as three and four generations of their families. He also offers thoughtful support and guidance to widowed clients he has known for decades. To address the sophisticated and often urgent needs of clients, Scott and his team of selected specialists formulate and implement a wide range of coordinated wealth management services – including investment management and estate planning services, and customized business investment, residential and art lending.

Scott began his career with Texas National Bank in Waco as a trust officer. Subsequently, he joined NationsBank Trust Department (later U.S. Trust, now Bank of America Private Bank) as a trust specialist. During his long tenure with Bank of America, he has held positions in banking, trust administration, and portfolio management.

Scott graduated from Rice University with a bachelor’s degree in managerial studies. He was a four-year letterman and athletic scholarship recipient on the Rice golf team and was voted captain by his teammates his senior year. Scott’s graduate studies were completed at the University of Texas, where he earned an M.B.A.

Originally from East Texas, Scott now resides in University Park with his wife, Alexis, and their family. In addition to raising three sons and three foster daughters, Scott coaches his children in several sports, participates in church activities, and enjoys golf, hunting and fishing. He also volunteers with Junior Achievement, teaching at schools in Dallas.


  • Rice University
  • University of Texas at Tyler


  • English

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

Robert (Rob) Ernst

Private Client Manager


Key Contacts

Samuel (Sam) Flores

Private Bank Senior Associate


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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 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.