Get to know the woman behind it all…
Dr. Dominique’ Reese, owner of Reese Financial Services and creator of Master My Money and Master My Money University, is a personal finance expert, coach and strategist, speaker, educator, author, blogger,and consultant with over 10 years experience in the financial services industry. She specializes in devising customized strategies to solve the financial frustrations her clients experience with their money mindset, budget, debt, saving, spending, protection and credit. She believes that literacy and legacy are hallmarks of life and she wants to help her clients achieve both by creating a foundation for wealth through money mastery.
Since 2008, she has consulted clients and organizations, across the country, about personal finance and financial education. She has appeared at premiere live events, panels and on online radio shows, as a respected financial professional and expert, keynote and panelist speaker. Dominique’ has delivered hundreds of financial education/literacy workshops to audiences as young as six and as seasoned as 65 and older. She has blogged for several online websites and is a resident contributor at Blclife.com. Having worked as a Financial Advisor for Merrill Lynch, where she managed $4 million and being an entrepreneur, Dominique’ understands not only the individual consumer’s personal financial needs, but the unique financial education and literacy needs of an organization, particularly, non-profits, small businesses, start-ups and the employee benefits departments of large corporations.
In 2012, Dominique’ transitioned out of solo entrepreneurship, in the Big Apple, to the burgeoning world of start-ups in San Francisco, to join NestWise, a different kind of financial services firm. At NestWise, she was the Business Development Director, where she was one of the firm’s financial planning software experts, supported financial advisors’ training, marketing and business development needs, and lastly, developed strategies and processes for driving business to the firm’s advisors. In the Fall of 2013, Dominique’ pivoted and transitioned back into entrepreneurship. She formed Reese Financial Services, a rebirth of CommuniTree LLC, a financial education and money management counseling company founded and operated in New York City.
At Reese Financial Services, she works with hardworking families and individuals to assist them with managing their everyday financial life, particularly, women leaders, professionals and executives, mompreneurs and business owners, who make a decent living but still seem to struggle with getting their financial house in order. After working with her, clients gain confidence in managing their money, stop living paycheck to paycheck, know how much they can afford to save and implement their saving, spending and debt strategies. Dr. Dominique’ is the author of “Master My Money: 16 Steps To Solve Your Money Problems & Create A Foundation For Financial Freedom.”
Dr. Dominique’ is a proud mother of son, Ya’ir, and resides in her native, Los Angeles, California. She is a volunteer with Operation Hope, where she educates youth about money and entrepreneurship, mentors college-bound students at South Central Scholars and is an Executive Committee member of National Black MBA Association, Los Angeles, where she plans innovative and stimulating programming and professional development opportunities for Black professionals and entrepreneurs in Los Angeles. Dominique’ enjoys dining out, traveling, reading, helping people, playing beach volleyball, relaxing with friends & family, learning about wealth-building and developing her spirituality. Dr. Dominique’ attended Crenshaw High School, graduated from Princeton University with an Economics degree, has an honorary doctorate degree from Global Oved Dei Seminary & University and has completed a plethora of business and entrepreneurial trainings.