Claire Meade
Claire M. S. Meade is a Vice President, Financial Planning Specialist at Morgan Stanley where she holds the Family Wealth Advisor designation. Her practice focuses on financial-planning based investment management – working with clients to develop personalized financial plans by helping them to set specific goals and objectives to plan for retirement, to make investment decisions, and to manage their insurance needs. Her clients are busy people – working together, Claire worries about their retirement so that they don’t have to.

She hosts a popular educational luncheon called Moms at Work: News You Need to Know for her clients and associates. She has served on the boards of non-profits such as Let’s Help Kids, the elementary school’s PTA, and Bite Me Cancer as well as the for-profit Success in the City. Claire currently serves on the board of WWLI.org (Washington Women’s Leadership Initiative) and the Advisory Council of The New Agenda. She has presented workshops for the workforce development program at Northern Virginia Family Service Training Futures and was a founding member of the ground-breaking group W.E. L.E.A.D (Women Engaged in Leadership, Education, and Action in Democracy).

She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Rhetoric and Communication Studies from the University of Virginia as well as a Masters of Education. Married to her college sweetheart, she is a life-long resident of Northern Virginia where they reside with their two sons and their dog, Savannah.