Vicary M. Graham is Chair of BNY Mellon New England and President for Wealth Management in New England. In this role, she manages the investment management, wealth planning, and private banking services for individuals, entrepreneurs, family business owners, endowments and foundations for our New England office in Boston, MA. As Chair, she is focused on strengthening client relationships and the firm’s presence, given the size and complexity of businesses throughout the region.
During her career with the firm, Vicary has directed both regional and national investment and wealth management businesses along with private banking services for high net worth individuals. She launched The Boston Company’s national jumbo mortgage business. Vicary served as director of Mellon Trust of New England, N.A., The Boston Company, Inc. and on the Committee for Public Responsibility, the firm’s charitable program in New England. Vicary is a member of BNY Mellon’s Women’s Initiatives Network and a past vice chair of BNY Mellon Wealth Management’s Diversity Council.
Vicary is an active leader in the community and a frequent speaker on wealth management topics. She serves on the Executive Committee and Board of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, as well as the Board of Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston and the Greater Boston Food Bank Emeriti Board. Vicary is a member of the MA Women’s Forum and the Boston Estate Planning Council. She is a recipient of the Pinnacle Award for Achievement in Management from the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and recognized by the Boston Business Journal for their Advancing Women Legacy Award. Vicary has received the Abigail Adams Award from the MA Women’s Political Caucus and was selected into the YWCA-Boston’s Academy of Women Achievers. She has been inducted into the Skidmore College Athletic Hall of Fame and is the recipient of the Esther Forbes Award for Distinguished Professional Achievement from the Bancroft School. Vicary received her bachelor’s degree from Skidmore College and serves on its President’s Advisory Council.