Bill Harlow is the president of Reliance Trust Company and serves as the Chairman of the Trust Management Committee. In addition, he serves on the board of directors for Reliance Trust Company of Delaware. Bill previously managed the institutional services division consisting of the retirement strategies group, Reliance Integrated Solutions, church and non-profit services and Reliance Insurance/Holmes-Shaw Agency. Prior to that, he managed the retirement strategies group for 14 years, which continues to be the largest business for Reliance Trust. He has more than 30 years of trust and management experience in the financial services, employee benefits and retirement services industries. He joined Reliance Trust in 1993.
Before joining Reliance Trust, Bill managed business development and sales management positions for NationsBank Trust (now part of Bank of America), Humana Health Plans and the pension division of the Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company. Prior to his financial services career, Bill spent six years in the United States Marine Corps.
Bill attended the University of North Texas and has completed advanced studies at Columbia University and the University of Chicago in financial services management and investments.