National Advisory Council

Carl A. Blackham

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2011

Spouse:

Elaine Blackham

Employment:

Job Title: Managing Director, Retired
Company: BMO Harris Bank
Location: Illinois, United States

Expertise:

  • banking

Biography:

Carl Blackham was managing director at BMO Harris Bank, where he oversaw the bank’s corporate banking relationships within the protein sector. Additionally, he served as the bank’s official representative to key industry trade associations. BMO Harris Bank is the U.S. subsidiary of the Bank of Montreal based in Toronto, Ontario. Prior to joining BMO Harris Bank, Carl was a vice president with Bank of America, holding assignments in Los Angeles, Miami, and Atlanta. He earned his MBA at BYU and his bachelor’s degree in finance from Utah State University. Carl is active in the local Boy Scouts of America council. Carl and Elaine have five children and seventeen grandchildren.