Thomas (Tom) M Witte

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Thomas (Tom) Witte is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor with Bank of America Private Bank in Tacoma, Washington. He provides a loyal and diverse circle of client families with the knowledge and insights that come from four decades spent in banking and wealth management.

In leading and coordinating the efforts of a select team of experienced specialists, Tom devotes significant time to understanding the personal and professional financial circumstances of senior-level corporate executives and successful business owners (active and retired). They include homebuilders and developers, commercial real estate investors and multiple generations of wealthy families he’s known for years.

Since launching his career with Bank of America in 1983, Tom has held several frontline client management positions in consumer, mortgage, commercial, and commercial real estate banking. He also held regional executive positions in residential and commercial real estate.

Tom has represented the Bank on several non-profit boards and committees including HomeAid of Puget Sound, Master Builders Community Outreach, the Master Builders Care Foundation, Tacoma Art Museum, Puget Sound Mortgage Lenders Association, the Housing Partnership and St. Joseph Hospital. He also served on the Puget Sound area Contributions Committee for the Bank – helping formulate regional business strategies and deciding on funding allocations for community support.

A former member of the Washington State executive committee, Tom continues to contribute his time and knowledge to philanthropic interests. He and his wife are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary in 2020 and the joy that comes from seeing their three children and eight grandchildren. Tom is an avid fisherman and skier ­– water and snow. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in business and accounting from the University of Washington.

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