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Adrienne M. Penta Managing Director, Center for Women & Wealth, Private Banking

Adrienne Penta

Adrienne Penta is the Executive Director of the BBH Center for Women & Wealth (CW&W). She led the creation of the CW&W, which supports women as they create and manage wealth and seeks to create a dynamic and inclusive environment where women can engage in conversations about wealth, family, and values. Adrienne has expertise in values-based planning and assists families in making decisions about wealth in alignment with their values and objectives. She also oversees Private Banking Marketing and Sales Enablement.

Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Adrienne practiced at the law firm of Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP in Boston.

Adrienne serves on several boards, including New America’s Better Life Lab Advisory Council, Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the Lilly School of Philanthropy Advisory Board, the Massachusetts Women’s Forum Board of Directors, the Winsor School Board of Trustees, and the Boys and Girls Club of Boston (BGCB) Board of Trustees. She is a past chair of the Boston Foundation Professional Advisors Committee. In addition, she speaks and writes on a variety of issues related to women and wealth, wealth planning and family communication about wealth and values.

Adrienne is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where she was the executive editor of the Virginia Tax Review.

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Women & Wealth Magazine Fall Issue 2020 October 2020

In this edition, we speak with “Bones” creator Kathy Reichs about her journey from forensics to fiction, explore COVID-19’s dramatic impact on all aspects of women’s lives and cover the Democratic party’s tax proposal as we near the November ...

Five Questions with Jeannie Infante Sager October 2020

In “Five Questions,” Jeannie Infante Sager, the director of the Women’s Philanthropy Institute, discusses the importance of women’s giving, how women philanthropists have responded to COVID-19 and shifts she has seen in methods of giving during ...

Private Banking Webinar: The Future of Home Life August 2020

As our homes are now the center of work life, family life, leisure and virtual school, Adrienne Penta, executive director of the BBH Center for Women & Wealth, led a discussion with best-selling authors Eve Rodsky and Brigid Schulte on how to ...

Women & Wealth Magazine Spring Issue 2020 May 2020

In this issue of Women & Wealth Magazine, we highlight 20 incredible women, new trends in the philanthropic space and communicating with children about digital currency.

20 Women to Watch in 2020 May 2020

We feature 20 inspiring women and share how 2020 is set to be a pivotal year in their professional journeys. We also spotlight a few examples of their extraordinary work in response to the current global pandemic.

Five Questions with Eve Rodsky May 2020

In “Five Questions,” best-selling author Eve Rodsky shares what motivated her to write a book “she was born to write” about achieving equity through rebalancing household responsibilities.