Prior to joining Moneta in 2019, D’era was employed at U.S. Bank, where she serviced high-net-worth clients in the Private Wealth and Wealth Management departments. She earned her Series 6, 63 and Life & Health licenses, which gave her additional knowledge with mutual funds, variable annuities and insurance products. D’era also gained experience within the financial services industry through positions at Scottrade/TD Ameritrade and Bank of America.
D’era graduated from Stephens College in Columbia, MO, earning her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies along with three minors. While there, she was an active member of the citywide chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., at the University of Missouri. She continued her education by earning her MBA from the University of Phoenix. D’era then relocated to the East Coast before moving to her current residence in the St. Louis area.
D’era is also actively involved in the community. She enjoys volunteering for organizations such as Susan G. Komen, Junior Achievement and The St. Louis Dream Center – to name a few. Outside of volunteering, she enjoys event planning, traveling, golfing, yoga and spending time with her family.