Barbara Gordon Senior Portfolio Manager Northwestern Ohio Private Bank Team

As Portfolio Manager, Barbara Gordon assists in the development of your personal investment policy guidelines. Barbara makes decisions about your investment mix while matching investment opportunities to your objectives—all while balancing risk against performance.


Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
Indiana University, Fort Wayne, IN

Professional Experience & Areas of Focus

Started in the financial services industry in 1990. Past experience includes underwriting GIC contracts, managing a $4b MBS/CMO portfolio, and institutional investing for foundations, endowments, pension, and profit sharing plans. Joined Fifth Third Bank in 2005.

Personal & Community Participation

Barbara, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager in the Private Bank, joined Fifth Third in 2005. She has been providing investment services since 1995 and provides services to both individuals and not-for-profit and retirement plan institutional clients, including foundation and endowments. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Illinois University and MBA from Indiana University. Barb is also a CFA Charter holder.