Paula Wharton Senior Trust Officer Cincinnati Private Bank Team

Paula Wharton serves as a relationship manager and fiduciary advisor for trust administration and estate planning. Paula acts impartially in managing and distributing your trust property, while always keeping the interests of you and your beneficiaries in mind.


A graduate of Northwestern University, Paula received a BA in Political Science and Psychology.

Professional Experience & Areas of Focus

Paula has worked in the Personal Trust Department as a Vice President and Senior Trust Officer for over 17 years. Before joining Fifth Third, Paula was a Paralegal Manager for a law firm in Chicago.

Personal & Community Participation

She has served in various board positions and currently serves on the Cincinnati Country Club board and was a founding board member of Impact 100.