Community Banking Manager, Bank of America
Bahari manages Bank of America’s strategic commitment to strengthening the financial health and empowering the economic mobility of its clients and small business owners. Community Banking represents almost a third of the bank’s financial centers, ATMs, and employees deployed in low-to-moderate income communities. Bahari’s responsibilities include leading strategic visioning, partnering with third-party non-profit service providers, and collaborating on product, marketing, and process initiatives. Previously, he was instrumental in launching Bank of America Pathways – a workforce development initiative for individuals from low-to-moderate income neighborhoods. Bahari graduated from Duke University with Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Policy degrees. His undergraduate alma mater is Virginia Tech.