Bank of America has named Business Banking Market Executive Marilyn Bush as market president for St. Louis. Bush succeeds Market President Michael Lawrence, who has taken a new role as Merrill market executive for the Twin Cities based in Minneapolis.
Bush has served as the market integration executive (MIE) in St. Louis since 2017. As market president, she will be responsible for connecting the banking and investment resources offered through the company’s eight lines of business to companies, families and individuals in St. Louis. She will also lead the effort to deploy Bank of America’s resources to address local social and economic concerns and build strong communities.
A 34-year veteran of Bank of America, Bush will continue in her role as Business Banking market executive for the Heartland Market, leading the client relationship teams serving small and midsize companies throughout Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Nebraska.
“Michael has helped us deliver responsible growth by serving our clients and ensuring we are a great partner in St. Louis. I thank him for his leadership and look forward to Marilyn taking on this important work,” said Brian Moynihan, chief executive officer, Bank of America.
A St. Louis native, Bush has lived and worked in the area for most of her professional life. She joined Bank of America in 1984 and has a BSBA degree from St. Louis University.
She is active in the community, serving as a member of the St. Louis Community College Foundation Board, and actively supports women and diversity in the workplace. She serves on the executive committee of the Hawthorn Foundation and formerly chaired the Women’s Leadership Society of United Way of Greater St. Louis.
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving approximately 66 million consumer and small business clients with approximately 4,400 retail financial centers, including approximately 1,800 lending centers, 2,200 financial centers with a Consumer Investment Financial Solutions Advisor, and 1,500 business centers; approximately 16,400 ATMs; and award-winning digital banking with more than 37 million active users, including over 27 million mobile users. Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. Bank of America offers industry-leading support to approximately 3 million small business owners through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services. The company serves clients through operations across the United States, its territories and approximately 35 countries. Bank of America Corporation stock (NYSE: BAC) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
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