Lee James Woolley is the Region President for BNY Mellon Wealth Management’s Mid-Atlantic Region stretching from southern New Jersey through Richmond, VA, with the major markets of Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC being the core of the region. Lee is responsible for all aspects of the wealth management business, including portfolio management, trust administration, private banking and business development. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Lee was the managing director of National Advisory Services at Northern Trust in Chicago Illinois. He is a graduate of Knox College in Galesburg, IL with a Bachelors degree in Political Science and Economics and holds a Masters of Management degree in finance from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Lee is passionate about community service and serves on the boards of the World Affairs Council, North Central College, the Sunday Breakfast Club and the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA. Lee is also engaged with the Friends of Independence National Historic Park and as an Associate Member of the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia.