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Linda Kim is a Vice President, Relationship Manager for the Greater Los Angeles market for Commercial Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.  In this capacity, Linda leads a team of financial specialists to deliver strategic financial guidance, credit, cash management and international banking solutions.  The mission is to help local companies thrive by achieving their business goals.  These companies include manufacturing, wholesalers, and distribution for both general industries and agriculture, active in the Greater Los Angeles market and its surrounding communities.  

Linda was previously a Senior Fraud Operations Manager with Enterprise Fraud Intelligence Team at Bank of America.  Her team was responsible for conducting case investigations, targeting fraud at early stages, video retrieval for fraudulent cases and increasing potential for recoveries.  Prior to that, Linda was a Case SAR Review and Approval Manager within Global Financial Crimes Compliance where she reviewed a team of investigators responsible for the investigation of fraud referrals from various lines of business to ensure operational integrity and accurate regulatory reporting.

Linda started her career at Bank of America in 2000 in Consumer Banking servicing clients with their banking needs in a financial center.  She then moved into the investigation area as an Analyst, then an Investigator with Background Screening Investigations completing background checks for applicants.  Linda was then an Investigator with Hedge Funds Investigations completing full background investigations on Hedge Funds clients and firms, and onto the Fraud Investigations area; analyzing and investigating fraud referrals from all lines of businesses. 

Linda is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).  Linda is a subject matter expert in processing financial crime referrals and a respected leader able to build highly motivated teams.  Linda is a strong champion for Diversity and Inclusion.  She was the recipient of Bank of America Global Diversity and Inclusion Award in 2015 and in 2017, Bank of America Global Volunteer Service Award in 2016 for her work with Asian American Advancing Justice, Bank of America Southern California Employee Network Above & Beyond Award in 2014, and was on Bank of America Community Volunteer Honor Roll in 2015 – 2018.  She is also an active member of many other Bank of America Employee Networks.  

She is currently the Co-Chair for Bank of America Greater Los Angeles Associate Engagement Council, Central Regional Council Volunteer Co-Chair and Chair Emeritus for the Asian Leadership Network (ALN) of Southern California Chapter with over 1,500 members.  Previously Linda was the chapter co-chair of ALN from 2015 - 2017 that led the chapter to win a Global Diversity and Inclusion Team Award in 2017.  She has served various officer roles since being an ALN member in 2005 and board member positions in Toastmasters Clubs in the Greater Los Angeles area; and is a member of the ALN San Gabriel Valley Toastmasters Club. 

She is a mentor with Asian American Professional Association (AAPA) and ALN Leadership Development Program.  Linda serves on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Chapter of the ACFE, P.F. Bresee Foundation and Asian American Professional Association.  She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Portland State University.
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