Medora is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional, a CDFA® - Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™ and is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®). She also serves as an adjunct instructor at The University of Mississippi, School of Business Administration teaching upper-level finance courses. Prior to Hardy Reed, she worked for a Fortune 500 financial services firm with a primary focus on helping advisors create tax-efficient retirement income strategies for their clients, as well as educating clients on the unique challenges of investment planning in retirement.
In 2003, Medora started her career in the financial services industry where she became the Regional Marketing Director for one of the nation’s oldest, largest, and most respected financial services firms. In this role, Medora worked with advisors and their clients to analyze asset allocation strategies to minimize risk and increase performance in clients’ investment portfolios.
Originally from Greenville, Mississippi, Medora graduated from The University of Mississippi with a B.B.A. in 1999 and earned her M.B.A. in 2002. From 2012 to 2014 she served as treasurer for St. Peter’s Episcopal Church and as a member she of the Finance and Investment Committees. Recently, Medora joined the Friends of the Museum and Historic Houses Board in 2017 and serves as treasurer and a member of the Roan Oak Committee. Medora resides in Oxford, Mississippi, with her husband, Ben, and son, Charlie.
Peter's role in the firm will be Research Analyst and Trader. He will spend most of his time placing trades, monitoring account balances and keeping our Investment Committee informed and up to date on current research so that Hardy Reed can make the best decisions for their clients.
Peter graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Business Administration in 2015 with a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems.
Peter lives in Tupelo with his wife, Kelley.