GRACE KANGDANI is Market Manager of Bank of America’s LA Metro Business Banking team, leading a team of Relationship Managers who work with clients to proactively provide strategic advice and integrated financial solutions. Grace earned a bachelor degree in Finance from California State University, Fullerton, and MBA from Pepperdine University. She is also a mentor for teammates across the company through Business Banking – Diversity & Inclusion Council, Business Banking – Leadership Council, the Asian Leadership Network, and LEAD for Women. She also serves as a mentor externally through the Global Ambassador program, Cherie Blair Foundation and Women Leadership Council. In January 2019, Grace was recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the Top Women in Banking. In December 2020, she was named in 2020 Thriving in Their 40’s, a list of Top Professionals in Los Angeles, as recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal. She currently attends Pacific Coast Banking School at University of Washington.