FHC Advisory Council
SVP, National Business Support Manager, Market Manager, Bank of America
Christine Ruiz serves as Senior Vice President, National Business Support Manager, Market Manager for Bank of America serving Suburban markets in Florida. In this role, Her role focuses on ensuring the banks strategy of responsible growth is deployed within local communities, using a three pronged approach of delivering for clients, communities and employees. The team consists of Market Managers in 42 Suburban markets across the country and delivery components consist of strategic planning, coordinating and leveraging of the bank’s local philanthropic contributions, events and sponsorships and facilitating relationships with community and opinion leaders. Christine has been with the bank for 25 years and spent the first six years of her career in the bank’s Human Resources division in various capacities. Before joining the bank, Christine worked in the nonprofit sector at the local Feeding America affiliate in Tampa Bay. She has served as a board member for the Florida Housing Coalition and is a Leadership Florida Cornerstone Class XXXV graduate. She lives in Tampa with her husband Michael and daughter Giselle.