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

Bringing over 9 years of experience, Shawn joined Bank of America in 2014. He has also served as a Financial Center Manager and Financial Center Operations Manager in a number of Financial Centers in Brooklyn and Queens with Bank of America. Throughout his banking career, Shawn has served mid-sized companies throughout the NY Metro area to support their commercial banking needs.

To help create a more sustainable future for the companies and communities he serves, Shawn volunteers with several not-for-profit organizations focused on equal rights for all people regardless of race, gender or sexual orientation. He also serves as a mentor for teammates across Bank of America as a member and leader in the LGBTQ+ New York Metro chapter ERG. Shawn is passionate about his work with the LGBTQ+ community and other marginalized groups.

Originally from Queens NY, Shawn graduated with a B.A. from Long Island University- CW Post. Shawn resides in Staten Island, NY with his family.


    • Emerging Growth Companies
    • General industries
    • Accounting and Law Firms
    • Healthcare & Physician Practices
    • Manufacturing
    • 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.

Arelis Rivera


Sales Support Associate

Dan Tancredi

Senior Vice President

Lending Officer

Erika Sacasas

Vice President

Treasury Sales Officer

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.