Board, Senior Staff
Maria Beckman is a Senior Vice President and Consumer Market Manager for the West Los Angeles Market at Bank of America.
She began her banking career at Security Pacific Bank in 1984 while attending UCLA and was placed on the Manager Training Program after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy.
Ms. Beckman has twenty nine years of leadership experience in the financial services industry which includes the role of District Manager at Wells Fargo, before joining Bank of America’s Global Wealth and Investment Management team as Premier Market Manager for the Beverly Hills Premier Market. Beckman served as Regional Sales Executive for the Legacy Greater Los Angeles and Southwest Regions and Business Support Executive for the Community West Region before moving into her current role in December 2011.
Ms. Beckman is involved with the Los Angeles chapters of HOLA, LEAD for Women, MSAG, Bank of America’s military support group and is a founding member of the Latino Strategy Executive Council. She currently serves as the Chair for the Los Angeles Chapter of I-Gen, our employee network focused on understanding and leveraging intergenerational diversity, which she launched in September 2013.
Ms. Beckman is passionate about her community and supported the Market President Council as the Senior Banking Executive for the San Gabriel and South Bay/Long Beach Markets. She served on the board of the San Gabriel Valley Medical Center and has a strong relationship with many organizations, including March of Dimes, American Diabetes Association and Junior Achievement. She is active in multiple ministries in her parish, Our Mother of Good Counsel Catholic Community and serves on the school’s PTO Board.
Beckman is married and resides in Los Feliz with her husband Jerry and son Ryan.