8000 Maryland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
Chairperson & CEO
Pepe is the owner, Chairperson of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Stern Brothers & Co., a Woman Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) Investment Banking Firm. Ms. Finn is a seasoned executive with a broad range of experience and civic commitment. She has worked in the securities industry for decades having been both a retail stockbroker and a municipal investment banker. Ms. Finn has been a member of the Missouri Bar since 1987.
Ms. Finn is actively engaged in the St. Louis community. She served as both a trustee and Chairman of the Board of the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District where she was actively involved in their successful campaign to amend their decades old charter. She participates on a number of Boards including the Nine Network of Public Media (Channel 9, PBS), Temple Emanuel as well as the national board of the Institute for Southern Jewish Life. In addition, she serves on the St. Louis County Fund Investment Advisory Commission and the board of Operation Food Search. In 2011, Ms. Finn was recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal as one of the 25 most influential women.
Ms. Finn received her BA in political Philosophy from Louisiana State University (LSU) in 1980 and her JD from St. Louis University School of Law in 1987.