David C. Blowers
President, East Region
David C. Blowers is an Executive Vice President of The Northern Trust Company. Based in New York City, he serves as President of the bank's East Region, which includes direct oversight of the bank’s locations from Boston to Miami. He is also a member of the corporation’s Operating Group.
Most recently, Dave served as President of Northern’s Midwest Region, and he served as President of Northern’s personal business in Illinois for many years. Prior to that, he had spent his entire career on the institutional side of Northern where he held such roles as General Manager of the bank’s London Branch, Regional Manager for Northern’s large corporate ERISA and commercial banking business in the Eastern region of the United States and Deputy General Manager of Northern Trust’s Hong Kong Branch. He also ran Northern Trust’s large corporate banking and trust activities in the Chicago marketplace for six years.
Dave received an MBA degree in finance from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, and a BA degree in government from Lawrence University. He is a trustee of the American Ballet Theatre and a member of the Business Committee of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Previously, he served as Executive Vice Chairman of the Harris Theater for Music and Dance; Vice Chairman of WTTW/Network Chicago; executive committee member of the Board of Managers of the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago. He has remained a trustee of WTTW and is a trustee of Lawrence University. He is also a member of the Fellows Association of Leadership Greater Chicago, The Economic Club of Chicago, The Chicago Club, The University Club of New York, and Exmoor Country Club.