2016 Speaker

Jeanette Schneider

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Jeanette Schneider is a Senior Vice President, Institutional Client Advisor, and Private Client Advisor with U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Jeanette provides tailored financial strategies and guidance to a select group of clients nationwide, applying the acumen and insight she has gained from more than two decades in institutional consulting, wealth management, and banking.

As an Institutional Client Advisor, Jeanette works closely with nonprofit, public and private foundations, helping them fulfill their day-to-day missions while pursuing sustainability through innovative tactics and strategies. As the leader of a client’s U.S. Trust® team, Jeanette orchestrates the efforts of dedicated specialists in investment policy, governance, board and staff education, and development. Deeply committed to an organization’s success, she prides herself on channeling forward-thinking ideas, from social entrepreneurship to impact investing. Her vision and work ethic attest to her genuine interest in client wellbeing.

As a Private Client Advisor, Jeanette works with high net worth families to help streamline and deploy their wealth in meaningful ways. She has particular depth helping multiple generations pursue their philanthropic interests, promoting sound stewardship in families and organizations alike.

Jeanette has worked at Bank of America and its predecessor firms since 1995. In 2015, she spearheaded the creation of a LEAD for Women mentoring chapter within U.S. Trust, Merrill Lynch and Bank of America.

An accomplished author and public speaker, Jeanette serves on the boards of the Bank of America Nevada Charitable Foundation, Spread the Word Nevada and the President’s Advisory Council for The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. She is a member of the Hall of Fame of the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Nevada and a 2016 Vegas Inc Woman to Watch. In her free time, she leads an advocacy platform that supports leadership development for women and girls.