In her current role as Local Market Executive, Vania leads and executes the firm’s broad strategic vision and philanthropic engagement in the Miami market across all lines of businesses to serve the needs of individual clients and businesses. She is also engaged in delivering the full scope of the enterprise’s resources and support to all associates.
In her prior role as Senior Resident Director of Merrill Lynch’s Aventura office, Vania led a team of Domestic and International Financial Advisors and Client Associates providing wealth management guidance along with the firm’s complete offering to help clients navigate their financial lives.
Vania joined the predecessor company, Merrill Lynch in 1988, spending more than two decades as Compliance, Risk and Business Manager prior to becoming a Resident Director in 2006 and most recently promoted to her current position at the parent company, Bank of America.
A graduate from Florida International University with a double major in Finance and International Business, Vania’ s various leadership assignments have taken her to Spokane, WA., along with numerous locations in Florida, of which 11 years were spent in Sarasota, Fl., prior to relocating to Miami in 2009.
A believer of giving back, Vania is passionate about mentoring young individuals both professionally and personally as they grow to become impactful contributors to their communities. Vania is also broadly engaged in various efforts around Diversity and Inclusion within both the organization and across the community at large in her commitment to paying it forward. Her passion for the arts is translated through her support of emerging artists showcasing their talent and art through various opportunities.

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