Steven L McCracken

Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor

Professional Profile

Steve McCracken is a Senior Vice President and Private Client Advisor at U.S Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Steve joined Bank of America in 1992 and has more than 25 years of banking experience supporting the needs of high net worth individuals and their families, as well as charitable organizations. Steve and his team leverage the extensive resources of U.S. Trust  in order to provide guidance in the areas of investment management, customized credit, trust and estate planning services, as well as wealth transfer strategies to clients in Nevada. In addition to wealth management, his experience includes both large corporate and middle market banking with a focus on providing access to corporate credit and banking services.

A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Steve received his Bachelor of Arts from William Jewell College and his Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. He is active philanthropically having served on multiple boards and charitable foundations. He has a deep passion for UNLV and is a proud supporter of the Lee Business School and multiple sports within the Athletic Department. He is a also member of TPC Summerlin. 
Steve tries to live his life by a simple quote – “90% of life is showing up.” That quote has allowed Steve to develop relationships that are founded in honesty, authenticity and hard work.

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

Heather Navarro

Private Client Manager


Allison Mayo

Senior Trust Officer


Robert P Goodman

Wealth Strategies Advisor

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Brian J Kusk

Portfolio Manager


Michael (Mike) A Brejda

Portfolio Manager


Key Contacts

Jennifer M Thomas


Jerry J Wagner


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.