Advisory Boards

Investor Board

Investor Board Co-Chair

TJ Carlson

CIO
Missouri State Employees' Retirement System

Investor Board Co-Chair

Elena Manola-Bonthond

CIO
CERN Pension Fund
Andrew Palmer

Investor Board Co-Chair

Andrew Palmer

CIO
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

Investor Board Members

Missouri State Employees’ Retirement System
TJ Carlson (Co-Chair),
CIO

CERN Pension Fund
Elena Manola-Bonthond (Co-Chair),
CIO

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Andrew Palmer (Co-Chair),
CIO

Aflac Global Investments
Ksenija Jovanovic,
Director, Alternative Assets

AIG Investments
Monika Racz,
Managing Director

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Stephen Moseley,
Deputy CIO

Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMco)
Mark Wojcichowsky,
Portfolio Manager

Allianz Capital Partners
Worth Groome,
Director

Allianz Real Estate
Peggy DaSilva,
Head of Loan and Asset Management

Allstate Corporation
Mark Prindiville,
Chief Risk Officer

Amica Mutual Group
Susan Chung,
Senior Vice President and CIO

APG
Michael Weinberg,
Managing Director, Head of Hedge Funds and Alternative Alpha

Australian Retirement Trust
Bruce Tomlinson,
Senior Portfolio Manager

Aware Super
Jenny Newmarch,
Portfolio Manager, Growth Assets

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan
Waymond Harris,
Vice President, Investments

Brighthouse Financial
Maria V. Tarhanidis,
Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments

British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
David Finstad,
Senior Portfolio Manager, Partnership Portfolio

BT Pension Scheme Management Limited
Davide Deagostino,
Principal, Portfolio Management

California State Teachers Retirement System
Scott Chan,
Deputy CIO

Carnegie Corporation of New York
Mark Baumgartner,
CIO

CenturyLink
Jonathan Rich,
Manager, Investment Strategy

Church Commissioners of England
Roy Kuo,
Team Head—Alternative Strategies

Cigna Investment Management
Edward Lewis,
Senior Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments

Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trusts
Raynald Leveque, 
Deputy Chief Investment Officer

CSAA (AAA Insurance)
Gretchen Tai,
Vice President, Investments

Eli Lilly and Company
Susan M. Ridlen,
CIO and Assistant Treasurer

Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island
Andrew Junkin
CIO

Employees’ Retirement System of Texas
Panayiotis Lambropoulos,
Portfolio Manager— Hedge Funds

Equitable Insurance
Nicki Livanos,
Director, Real Estate Investments

FBL Financial Group 
Mark Sandbulte,
Vice President Alternatives and Macro Strategy

Fire and Police Pension Association of Colorado
Dale Martin,
Director of Illiquid Alternatives

Future Fund
Wendy Norris,
Deputy CIO for Private Markets

Paul Murray,
Director, Portfolio Strategy

Ben Samild,
Head of Alternatives

Alicia Gregory,
Head of Private Equity

Gandel Group (Single Family Office)
Ben Margow,
Director of Global Investment

GE CapitalNorth American Life & Health
Anthony Grandolfo,
CIO

Generali
Dhruv Narain, 
Senior Portfolio Manager – Real Assets & Infrastructure, Plenisfer

General Electric
Harshal Chaudhari,
Deputy Treasurer and CIO, Global Pensions

Hamilton College
Sander Doucette, 
Director of Investments

IBM Retirement Funds
Joseph E. Veeneman,
Director, Head of Equity & Liquid Alternatives

Indiana Public Retirement System
Steve Russo,
Executive Director

Investment Management Company of Ontario (IMCO)
Tim Formuziewich,
Managing Director

Jackson National Life Insurance
Andrew Coupe, 
Senior Managing Director, PPM America

Kaiser Permanente
Anton Orlich,
Head of Alternative Investments

Kern County Employees’ Retirement Association
Daryn Miller,
CIO

Liberty Bankers Insurance Group
Robby Abraham, 
EVP & CIO

Lincoln Financial Group
Christopher Neczypor,
Senior Vice President and Head of Alternatives, Structured Credit and Investment Strategy
 
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA)
Jonathan Grabel,
CIO
 
Esmeralda del Bosque,
Senior Portfolio Manager—Portfolio Analytics
 
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Jeremy Wolfson,
CIO
 
Manulife Investment Management
Eric Menzer,
Global Head of OCIO and Fiduciary Solutions
 

MassMutual
Eric Partlan,
Head of Portfolio Management

Phillip Titolo,
Portfolio Manager

 
MassPRIM
Eric Nierenberg,
Chief Strategy Officer
 
MetLife Investments
Agata Praczuk,
Director, Private Equity and Hedge Funds
 
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG)
Gila Cohen,
Chief Investment Strategy Officer
 
Mount Sinai Health
Scott Pittman,
CIO
 
Mutual of Omaha
Juan Prieto,
Head of Alternative Investment Mandates
 
National Electrical Benefit Fund
Monte Tarbox,
CIO
 
Nationwide Insurance
Michael Cohan,
Senior Investment Professional
 
New Mexico Investment Council
Nino Carpenito,
Investment Officer
 
New York City Retirement System
Petya Nikolova,
Head of Infrastructure Investments
 
New York Life Insurance Investment Management
Jae Yoon,
CIO
 
New York State Common Retirement Fund
Anyori Hernandez,
Head of the Emerging Manager Program
 
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan 
Joe Topley,
Senior Principal
 

Oregon State Treasury
John Hershey,
Director of Investments

Mike Mueller,
Investment Officer, Alternatives 

 

Pacific Life Insurance Company
James Burritt,
Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments

Edwin Ferrell,
Senior Managing Director, Investment Management

 
Pacific Life Insurance Company
Edwin Ferrell,
Senior Managing Director, Investment Management
 
Penn Mutual Life
Trevor Williams,
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
 
Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System
Susan E. Oh,
Director, ESG Research
 
Pepperdine University
Michael Nicks,
Director of Investments
 
Pritzker Family Foundation
David Chiang,
CIO
 
Providence St Joseph Healthcare
Alec Stais,
CIO
 
Resolution Life
Joshua Rosen,
Portfolio Manager
 
Royal Mail (UK)
Ian McKnight,
CIO
 
RPMI Railpen
Paul Bishop,
Investment Director
 
Sacramento County Employees Retirement System
Steve Davis,
CIO
 
San Bernardino County Employees’ Retirement Association
Donald Pierce,
CIO
 
Selective Insurance Company
Vaibhav Kalia,
Portfolio Manager
 
State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio
Roberta Waxman-Lenz
Managing Director, International Real Estate
 
Michael Weaver,
Head of Private Real and Mid-Risk Assets
 
Teachers Retirement System of Texas
Kirk Sims,
Senior Investment Officer and 

Head of the Emerging Manager Program

Grant Walker,
Senior Director – Real Estate

 
Texas Education Agency, Permanent School Fund
Kathryn Gernert,
Portfolio Manager
 
Texas Tech University

Tim Barrett,
Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO

Textron
Charles Van Vleet, 
Assistant Treasurer and CIO
 
The Doctors Company
T.C. Wilson,
CIO
 
TIAA
Emilia Wiener,
Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income/General Account Organization
 
Mike Huff,
Senior Director, Portfolio Management and Asset Allocation
 
Tulane University Investment Management Office
Julia Mord,
Deputy CIO
 
UniSuper
Kent Robbins,
Head of Property and Infrastructure
 
United Nations Joint
Staff Pension Fund
Elizabeth Caldas, 
Investment Officer, Private Equity
 
University of California Regents
John Ritter,
Managing Director of Real Assets
 
University of Michigan
Dan Feder,
Managing Director
 
University System of Maryland Foundation
Samuel Gallo,
CIO
 
Unum
Martha Leiper,
EVP & CIO
 
UPS Group Trust
Robert Thompson,
Senior Portfolio Manager – Credit
 
US Steel Corporation
Bryan Lewis,
CIO
 
Utah Retirement Systems
Jason Morrow
Deputy Chief Investment Officer
 
YMCA Retirement
Hunter Reisner,
CIO


Zurich Insurance Group
Ferdinand Seibert,
Executive Director

Karyn Williams,
Regional Investment Manager North America
 
Sharmila Kassam
Former Deputy CIO, Employees Retirement System of Texas
 
Andrew Sawyer
Former CIO, Maine Public, Employees Retirement System
 
Larry Schloss
Former CIO, New York City Retirement System