Sheila Forjuoh

Vice President, Trust Officer

Professional Profile

Sheila Forjuoh is a Vice President and Trust Officer at Bank of America Private Bank, in Houston, TX. Her focus is on the administration of clients’ trusts and carrying out provisions contained in trust documents. Sheila is the main point of contact for clients and their beneficiaries when it comes to matters of trust administration and will engage other Bank of America specialists to assist, as appropriate. At the Private Bank, we recognize each trust and each beneficiary is unique, and we provide highly personalized service to help carry out your estate plans.

Prior to joining the Private Bank in 2019, Sheila worked as a client relationship officer at Sentinel Trust Company, where she was responsible for the delivery of investment, planning, fiduciary, administrative, and family office services for a select group of high-net-worth clients. She began her career as a corporate attorney in the Houston offices of Vinson & Elkins LLP and Latham & Watkins LLP.

Sheila Forjuoh is admitted to practice law in Texas and she graduated from The University of Texas School of Law in 2012.  She holds her Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis, where she dual-majored in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Sheila is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM (CFP®) certificant, awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. in September 2018.

Sheila is a member of the Board of Directors for the Financial Planning Association of Houston. She is also a volunteer and mentor with Dress for Success Houston and active supporter of Big Brother Big Sisters of Greater Houston, where she was invited to serve on the 2018 and 2019 BIG Prom Planning Committees. 
Sheila does not provide legal advice in her role at the Private Bank.

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

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