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Darla Dee Moore the partner of the private investment firm, Rainwater, Inc and is married to the self-made Texan billionaire Richard Rainwater who founded the firm.
Moore was born to Eugene and Loraine Moore in Lake City, South Carolina. She graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1975 with a BA in Political Science. In 1981, Moore received a MBA from George Washington University
Moore is a pioneer for woman in the banking industry who made a name for herself by taking over companies in bankruptcy and making them profitable. By the early 1990s, she was the highest paid woman in banking. Fortune Magazine name Moore one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business in 1998 and 1999.