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Dean's Advisory Council: Helga Houston

Houston joined Huntington National Bank in September 2011. She is responsible for corporate risk management, including market, credit, compliance, legal and operational risks. 

Houston has 30 years of diversified banking experience in risk management, business development and client relationships. Prior to joining Huntington, Houston was a partner with Phoenix Global Advisors in Charlotte, N.C.

She also held executive positions with Bank of America across multiple lines of business over 20 years. Earlier in her career, Houston held positions with Crocker National Bank and Home Federal Savings and Loan.

Houston earned her bachelor’s degree from Westmont College and her MBA from the University of Southern California. She serves on the board of the Risk Management Association and the Columbus YWCA.