Monette has been helping people plan for retirement for almost 3 decades. Having successfully completed multiple exams (securities and insurance) she is also a Chartered Retirement Plan Specialist. Monette oversees Archford’s Retirement Plan’s section. Monette works closely with Archford’s business owners to craft a “best fit” retirement plan and navigate the complex world of ERISA. Her gift for helping employees understand their retirement plan and how to use it to their advantage is what she is most recognized for.
Before joining Archford, Monette worked for a national financial planning firm who worked closely with members of our armed forces to help them create a financial plan. Always motivated by helping others she has volunteered for the local “spouses club” on base, served as the president of the school’s PTA, lead the Collinsville Boys Soccer booster club, serves as an ambassador at the TMSM Chamber of Commerce and sits on the board of the Troy Maryville Collinsville CEO program.
Monette was raised in Texas but travelled the country with her husband during his career in the US Army. She holds an undergraduate degree in Social Work from University of Texas at El Paso and a graduate degree in Education from Northwestern State University in Louisiana. Monette and her husband Dave have two college aged sons and enjoy listening to live music, travelling, boating, sailing, and golfing.