Title: Senior Vice President, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Department: Daverio School of Accountancy Advisory Board
Lawrence (Larry) McDonald is now the Chief Financial Officer of i2c Technologies, LTD. Prior to this position, Mr. McDonald joined the Cleveland office of LaSalle Bank/ABN AMRO in April 2005 as First Vice President in its Commercial Banking Division. Mr. McDonald's primary responsibilities were new business development in the Northeast Ohio Region, with a focus on the Akron and Canton markets, and acting as the relationship manager for the Bank's commercial clients.
Mr. McDonald also worked for FirstMerit Bank NA as Vice President and Team Leader in its Akron Region Commercial Banking Division. He began his professional career in 1991 with Ernst & Young LLP upon graduation from the University of Akron. Mr. McDonald spent nine years at Ernst & Young, providing assurance and advisory business services to companies in Northeast Ohio.
Mr. McDonald, a Certified Public Accountant, holds bachelors degrees in both finance and accounting from the University of Akron and also serves on the University's George W. Daverio School of Accountancy Advisory Board. In addition, Mr. McDonald serves as the Treasurer on the Board of Trustees of Akron Summit Community Action, Inc., an agency whose major emphasis is providing Head Start Child Development services for children and their families.