Bari Scott Venetsky

Managing Director - US Trust, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Bari Scott Venetsky is a Managing Director and Private Client Advisor for U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management with more than 26 years experience. He oversees strategy for client relationships and new business development and works with colleague Keith Dolin as well as with a dedicated core team to provide wealth management, banking, trust and lending guidance.

Prior to joining Bank of America in 2006, he was a Senior Vice President in the Private Wealth Management Group at Morgan Stanley.  Before Morgan, he spent 15 years at Lehman Brothers where he advised individuals, families, trusts and not-for-profit organizations. 

He graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business. Bari serves on several boards and not-for-profits. His mission is to convey integrity and a hard-working ethic.

Our Team

Our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personal experience.

Note: These team members are a shared resource, involved in your wealth management plan as appropriate and are subject to change

Laura O Carras

Senior Trust Officer


Matthew N Brogan

Private Client Manager


Jane E Higgins

Senior Trust Officer


Frances Straus

Private Client Manager


Key Contacts

Mary (Mary Kate) Kathleen O'Connor


Mildred S Paden


Let's Have A Conversation

We take the time to listen and learn about you and your family before creating strategies that aim to meet your needs, goals and best interests now and in the future


You don’t define your wealth by numbers alone, but also by the opportunities it provides. For more than 200 years, U.S. Trust has helped clients navigate the complex challenges of managing significant wealth. We draw on U.S. Trust’s personalized approach and private banking services, as well as the resources of Bank of America Corporation, to help individuals and families, businesses, and institutions achieve their financial objectives. Whether you’re looking to preserve and share wealth, build philanthropic legacies or plan for future growth, our commitment is to make your goals our priority.

At U.S. Trust, we take pride in our history and in serving our clients’ best interests. We also value the continual pursuit of innovation in a constantly transforming world. We apply this perspective to help our clients anticipate and respond to evolving markets, changing environments and the growing complexities of the financial landscape. Mindful of the past, our focus is on providing today’s clients with disciplined financial strategies and a bridge across generations.