Ms. LeStage joined Meketa Investment Group in 2015 and has worked in the financial services industry for over twenty years. A Senior Vice President of the firm, Ms. LeStage works in the Private Markets Group where she focuses on client service, performing due diligence of private market funds, maintaining and establishing new relationships with private market firms, and reporting on private market funds.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. LeStage worked at Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC and Shott Capital Management LLC. At both firms, she was a Director of Private Equity managing discretionary portfolios of private equity funds and conducting due diligence on private equity fund managers. While at Shott Capital, she also served as a member of its Investment Committee and held several Advisory Board seats on behalf of her clients.
Ms. LeStage spent seven years as a Vice President at Fleet Fund Investors in Providence where she was responsible for originating, evaluating, and managing private equity fund investments and managing the Portfolio Administration Group. She also has five years of commercial banking experience at Fleet Financial Group where she was formally credit trained and completed its Loan Officer Development Program.
Ms. LeStage received a Master of Arts in Psychology at Rhode Island College and a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and in Psychology from St. Lawrence University.