Barbara Cole
Barbara Cole

Barbara Cole Senior Fiduciary Officer

Joined Northern Trust



  • Bachelor of Architecture Degree from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Law Degree from University of New Hampshire
  • LLM in Taxation from Boston University


Barb is the Senior Fiduciary Officer and a Senior Trust Advisor. In her role, Barb is responsible for serving as the relationship manager for individuals, multi-generational families and private foundations. Barb works with clients, their professional advisors, and partners to create, execute and implement goals based wealth planning that incorporates the personal, investment and tax needs of the clients we serve.


Barbara joined Northern Trust in 2018 and brings over 23 years of experience working with large national corporate fiduciaries and their affluent clients.

Community Involvement

Barbara is a member of Philanthropy Southwest and Colorado Planned Giving Round Table. She sits on the Education Committee of the Helen and Arthur Johnson Depression Center.