Bern A Glasser

Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Bern Glasser is a Vice President and Private Client Advisor at U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. In this role, he is responsible for connecting high net worth individuals and institutions to strategies that can help reach their financial goals. His approach combines the client experience of a boutique private bank with access to extensive resources, including traditional, specialty asset, alternative, and capital market investment solutions as well as customized credit and banking offerings.

Bern began his relationship in the financial services industry in 2007 with Towne Bank.

Bern is active in the community and serves on the boards of several non-profit and civic organizations such as the Leadership Committee of the Downtown 100, Nadiv - A Men's Giving Circle, and the Algonquin Civic League.

Bern’s interests include history, numismatics, and classic cars.

*Some or all alternative investments may not be suitable for certain investors. Certain alternative investments carry significant risk and are not subject to the same regulatory oversight as mutual funds and other traditional investments. For these reasons, access to alternative investments may be limited to investors who are designated as sophisticated, high-net-worth investors.

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

Andrew S Komon

Portfolio Manager


Robert (John) Bartley

Senior Trust Officer


Sheilah (Renee) R Johnson

Private Client Manager


Sean E Neary

Portfolio Manager

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Charles T Goodwin

Portfolio Manager

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Christopher M Wilkinson

Private Client Manager

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Joseph W Lipscomb

Senior Trust Officer


Key Contacts

Jeffrey W Brown


Jill W Hardesty


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.