After more than thirty years as an executive at global financial institutions, with a focus on relationship-managed businesses, Jean Brinkmann now draws from her wealth of knowledge and experience to serve clients as an Advisor with My Next Season. Having transitioned into new assignments fifteen times in her career, crisscrossing the country, and playing a key role in smooth company mergers, Jean now offers her insights to help clients in career transition as they move from a corporate role and into their next season.
Before joining My Next Season, Jean worked as a corporate banking executive with PNC after its acquisition of RBC Bank (USA), where she headed the commercial markets organization. She also supported the successful merger and execution of corporate initiatives. Before joining RBC, Jean spent twenty-five years with Bank of America, where she held numerous roles across diverse businesses.
Beyond her corporate work, Jean has shared her skills to positively impact several not-for-profits. Currently she is a member of the Women’s Impact Fund of Charlotte and has served on the Board of Directors for Hospice and Palliative Care in the Charlotte Region. Jean has also served on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Sports Council, the Board of Directors for the San Francisco Business Arts Council, and the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce. Jean is currently growing roots in Charlotte, North Carolina, after a life of geographic transitions. She enjoys being an aunt, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.