Christy Knight
Global Human Resources, Senior Vice President
Diversity & Inclusion Executive – Women’s Initiatives 
Bank of America

Christy Knight is the Diversity & Inclusion executive supporting Bank of America’s women’s initiatives.  
Christy began her human resources and financial services career in 1992 with Barnett Banks of Florida, headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida and joined Nations Bank/Bank of America in 1998.  She spent 14 years in Talent Acquisition holding various roles from recruiting coordinator to staffing executive.  In addition, she spent 10+ years as a HR executive supporting various lines of businesses to include Commercial, Consumer and Global Technology and Operations. During her tenure as a HR executive, Christy also held various leadership roles including COO and led multiple change initiatives.  
Christy is an Ally for LGBT, a member of the Disability Advocacy Network, Military Support Assistance Group, Parents & Caregivers Network, Asian Leadership Network, and the Black Professional Group.  
Outside of work, Christy is part of the leadership team of the North Carolina’s American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and volunteers regularly with the Hospitality House of Charlotte.   She and her husband are located in Charlotte, NC. They both love to travel, spend time outdoors, and enjoy their two Labrador Retrievers.


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