Paula Kelley

Paula Kelley

Paula is a Managing Director and Business Strategy & Initiative Executive for the New England division of Bank of America Private Bank.  In this role, she partners with other leaders to execute on key business, operational and organizational initiatives.  She is based in Boston MA.

Prior to her current role, she was Client & Business Management Executive for Bank of America Private Bank’s east coast trust divisions for 9 years.  She previously served as Client & Business Management Executive for Bank of America Private Bank’s Northeast Sales division.

Her long tenure with Bank of America and legacy organizations also includes leadership roles in technology and operations, marketing and communications, strategic planning and sales performance.

Paula is Enterprise Co-Executive Sponsor for the bank’s Disability Action Network (DAN), an employee network focused on disability inclusion.  In 2020, DAN’s membership grew to over 16,000 in 30 chapters worldwide.  She is a member of the bank’s Enterprise Disability Advisory Council, a team of senior executives that provides guidance, sponsorship and oversight for the successful execution and sustainment of the bank’s enterprise disability strategy.

She also serves on the board of the National Disability Institute.