Board of Directors

The Board of Directors collaborates with the BAI leadership team to ensure that BAI is fulfilling its mission and finding new, innovative ways to serve the financial services industry. Board members come from diverse backgrounds, and together, they represent every sector of the industry.

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Christopher J. McComish

President
Scottrade Bank
St. Louis, MO

Vice Chairman
Steven S. SaLoutos

Executive Vice President
Metropolitan Banking
U.S. Bank
Milwaukee, WI

President & CEO
Deborah L. Bianucci

President & Chief Executive Officer 
BAI
Chicago, IL

Past Chairman
Scott M. Peters

Senior Executive Vice President & Head of Consumer Services
Regions Financial Corporation
Birmingham, AL

Counselor to the Board
Bruce D. Murphy

Executive Vice President, Corporate Responsibility
KeyCorp
Cleveland, OH

Treasurer
Charles G. Kim

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
St. Louis, MO

Secretary
Timothy S. Crane

Executive Vice President, Market Head of Wintrust Financial Corporation
Wintrust Financial Corporation
Winnetka, IL

Director-at-Large
Todd M. Barnhart

Executive Vice President, Head of Retail Distribution
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA

Director-at-Large
Kevin S. Blair

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Synovus Financial Corp.
Columbus, GA

Director-at-Large
Ulderico "Rick" Calero

Senior Managing Director, Strategic Initiatives
TIAA-CREF Trust Company, FSB
New York, NY

Director-at-Large
Ameesh P. Vakharia
Executive Vice President, Omni Channel Executive
SunTrust Bank
Atlanta, GA

Director-at-Large
Janet M. Coletti

Executive Vice President, Human Resources
M&T Bank Corporation
Buffalo, NY

Director-at-Large
Charles T. Heiden

Managing Director, Head of Product Management for Consumer & Business Banking
JPMorgan Chase
Columbus, OH

Director-at-Large
Robert M. Kottler

Executive Vice President, Director of Retail and Small Business
IBERIABANK
New Orleans, LA

Director-at-Large
Cathleen H. Nash

President & Chief Executive Officer
Woodforest National Bank
The Woodlands, TX

Director-at-Large
Alok R. Prasad

Managing Director, Preferred and Small Business Banking Executive
Bank of America Corporation
New York, NY

Director-at-Large
Mark D. Quinlan

Former Executive Vice President, Chief Information & Operations Officer
FirstMerit Bank, N.A.
Akron, OH

Director-at-Large
Matthew S. Raphaelson

Former Executive Vice President and Head of Community Banking Strategy, Analytics & Initiatives
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
San Francisco, CA

Director-at-Large
Mark R. Sheehan

Executive Vice President and Director, Payments & Channel
Huntington National Bank
Columbus, OH

Director-at-Large
Linda Verba

Executive Vice President, Head of Service Strategy
TD Bank
Mount Laurel, NJ

Director-at-Large
Jon N. Couture
Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Payments, Virtual Solutions, Innovation, Operations and Consumer Lending
Wells Fargo & Company
San Francisco, CA