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Alicia Powell is Managing Chief Counsel in PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.’s Asset Management Group, which provides banking and lending, investments, fiduciary, and family office services to individuals, corporate and municipal entities, and charities and foundations across the United States.  She joined PNC in Pittsburgh in 2013, following over a decade at Reed Smith LLP, where she was a partner in the Investment Management Group.

Alicia is a seasoned leader, serving as Chair of PNC Legal’s award-winning Diversity & Inclusion Council, and acting as a member of PNC’s enterprise-wide Corporate Diversity Council (advisory council to PNC’s Chairman and CEO).  At Reed Smith, Alicia Chaired the Pittsburgh Office’s Women’s Initiative.

Alicia earned her J.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Law and her B.A., summa cum laude, from Miami University, where she attended on a full academic scholarship.

Alicia has served on the Board of St. Clair Hospital, named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters, and serves on the Board of Directors of the National Aviary. 

Alicia is married to Colin Powell, founder and Managing Director of Pinnacle Accounting & Finance, a consulting and recruiting firm recently named one of Pittsburgh’s 100 fastest growing private companies by the Pittsburgh Business Times

Alicia and Colin live in Peters Township with their children – Annabelle (12), John (8), and their labradoodle, Sammy.

Managing Chief Counsel - Asset Management Group
The PNC Financial Services Group Inc.
300 Fifth Avenue
The Tower at PNC Plaza
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Areas of Practice

Banking & Financial Services



Leadership Positions

Chair - PNC Legal Department Diversity and Inclusion Initiative

Law School

Vanderbilt Law School

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