Russ Major

VBH Board Member since 2017

 Russ Major is the Procurement Executive supporting Global Technology and Operations where he is responsible for leading the team that supports Global Technology and Operations in its use of third parties to meet business goals. 

Russ joined Bank of America in 2004 as a Sourcing Manager Team Lead supporting the Global Delivery Center of Excellence.  Over the past 14 years he has held numerous positions in the Third Party Risk Management space.  He has lead sourcing teams supporting various front line units, vendor process and technology teams, and internal control function teams.  In 2014 he led the development of the Third Party Partner Risk Management program and subsequently assumed responsibility for the bank’s Third Party Risk Management program before accepting his current position as the Procurement Executive for Global Technology and Operations.  

Before joining the bank, Russ held a variety of roles in the electronics manufacturing industry.  He also spent nine years on active duty as an officer in the U.S. Air Force where he ran flightline maintenance operations units.  

Russ graduated from the United States Air Force Academy with a degree in Science and Engineering.  He earned a master’s degree in Logistics Management from the Air Force Institute of Technology.