Joe Weaver is President of Raymond James Trust, N.A., subsidiary of Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE-RJF). Joe came to Raymond James Trust in 2011 after more than 20 years of banking and wealth management experience, most recently at Regions Financial as the Private Banking & Wealth Management Executive for West Florida. He also served as the Managing Director of U.S. Trust/Bank of America Private Wealth Management in Tampa, Florida where he led a team of advisors and specialists focused on acquiring and developing relationships with high net worth individuals and families.
Prior to moving to Tampa in 2006, Joe was the northeast sales executive for the Premier Banking & Investment division at Bank of America. Joe's responsibilities included managing, coaching, and directing all client management processes with affluent clients across the northeast footprint for Bank of America which included Metro New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, and Vermont.
Joe is a Florida native and received his bachelor’s degree in finance from Texas Christian University where he was also the team captain of the nationally ranked swim team. He earned his Six Sigma Greenbelt certification for his work in creating a structured coaching process focused on reducing sales variability with clients at Bank of America. He also holds an NASD Series 7 and a 24 license as a registered investment principal.
Joe serves on the board of directors of Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo and lives on Davis Islands with his wife Shannon and two children. Joe’s hobbies include cycling, running, reading and golf.