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2023 Mid-Sized Business Owner Report

Our inaugural Mid-Sized Business Owner Report captures viewpoints on the economy, financing in their businesses, labor, digitization, and more.

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Kathy Fraley is a Vice President and Relationship Manager for the SW Florida market in Commercial Banking at Bank of America. In this capacity, her responsibilities include leading a team of specialists focused on understanding each client’s unique needs to deliver strategic financial guidance and solutions.  Kathy’s mission is to help local companies thrive by achieving their business goals, no matter how simple or how complex.

Bringing 35 years of experience, Kathy joined Bank of America in 1988. She began her banking career at First Florida Bank in Bradenton. Throughout her banking career, Kathy has served mid-sized companies throughout the Sarasota/Bradenton area to support their commercial banking needs.

To help create a more sustainable future for the companies and communities she serves, Kathy volunteers with several not-for-profit organizations focused on ending hunger and homelessness, most recently with the Empty Bowls and the local food banks. She also serves as a mentor for teammates across Bank of America as a member in the Diversity and Inclusion Employee Network. In addition, she also serves as the Past-Chair for Junior Achievement, member of Sister Hood for Good, LWRBA committee engagement member and Ambassador for The Player’s Centre.


    • Healthcare & Physician Practices
    • General industries
    • Transportation
    • Not-for-profit

Meet the Team

With access to the global resources of Bank of America, our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.

Tammy Patel

Vice President

Sales Support Associate

Gina Gavio

Senior Vice President

Treasury Solutions Officer

Jessica Maynard

Assistant Vice President

Treasury Sales Analyst

August Curley

Senior Vice President

Lending Officer

Sharron Elliott


Commercial Credit Specialist

Bank of America Business Banking

As you work to take your business to the next level in an environment where business and technology sophistication are critical to having a competitive edge, you need a local banking partner who has your long-term interests at heart.

Bank of America is that local advocate. We work closely with you to understand your business goals. We then draw on our Bank wide resources, technology and experience to generate ideas and solutions that will propel your business further.

With Bank of America Business Banking by your side, you can be assured your business has the power to grow and thrive.

You can benefit from:

Local Relationship Managers who are your advocates and bring the Bank’s resources to you as a seamlessly integrated, dedicated team

Comprehensive commercial banking platform with full range of products and technology, backed by Bank of America’s strength and stability

Access to bank-wide services beyond business banking, to manage both your business and personal wealth

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There is no substitute for a one-on-one relationship with a Bank of America relationship manager who is committed to your needs. Request an appointment today.