Based in North Palm Beach, she oversees Private Banking services in Florida
Diane Peterson McNealWilmington Trust hired Diane Peterson McNeal as senior private banker to oversee Private Banking services in the Florida market.
McNeal and her team provide lending, deposit, and cash management services, as well as other financial solutions to affluent individuals and families, and professional practices.
McNeal has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry—30 years of those years in the Florida market. Most recently she was the alternate group manager for Florida Private Banking for Comerica Wealth Management.
“Diane’s depth of knowledge and experience in private banking in the Florida market makes her a terrific addition to our Wealth Advisory team in Florida,” said Robert Bauchman, president of Wilmington Trust´s Florida market. “Diane’s leadership of our Private Banking team will benefit our valued clients throughout the state.”
McNeal earned a BBA in Finance and Marketing from Adelphi University, and an Executive MBA in Risk Management and Legal Compliance from Florida Atlantic University. She has also studied advanced lending and financial management techniques.
McNeal teaches a course on integrating private banking into overall wealth planning at Florida Trust School. She is also an advisory council member for Florida Atlantic University’s Harriet Wilkes Honors College, emeritus board member and past president of Opportunity Inc. Early Learning Center, and a Gracey Society Member of Executive Women of the Palm Beaches.
McNeal will be based in Wilmington Trust’s office at 2000 PGA Blvd. in North Palm Beach, Florida. The office phone number is (561)630-2103.