Jim Atwood
Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch 
Jim is a Managing Director and has been with Merrill Lynch for 
22 years. His team oversees the management of over $2.2 billion 
in assets for individuals and wealthy families. His success in 
sustaining client relationships is the result of the application of 
sophisticated institutional techniques in structuring client 
strategies. Jim’s team is one of the only full service Private 
Banking groups for Merrill Lynch in New England. Jim also is a 
member of the Board of Trustees for the Aquarium. 
Jim has a long-standing relationship with City Year. His wife, 
Kristen was the first person "hired" at City Year in 1988 and 
continues to serve on the national board of trustees of the 
organization. Jim and Kristen have 5 children: Kylie, Hanna,