Advisory Boards

Investor Board

Investor Board Chair

Ash Williams

Executive Director and CIO
Florida State Board of Administration

Investor Board Members

Florida State Board of Administration
Ash Williams (Chair),
Executive Director and CIO

Aflac Global Investments
Ksenija Jovanovic,
Vice President, External Management

Josh Rosen, Assistant Vice President

AIG Investments
Monika Racz,
Managing Director

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Stephen Moseley,
Deputy CIO

Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board
Mark Wojcichowsky,
Managing Director, Real Estate

Allianz Capital Partners
Worth Groome,
Director

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

Amica Mutual Group
Susan Chung,
Senior Vice President and CIO

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

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

Catalina Holdings (Bermuda) Limited
Adi Divgi,
Head of Alternative Investments

Cbus Super
Grant Harrison,
Investment Manager, Private Markets

CenturyLink
Jonathan Rich, Manager, Investment Strategy

CERN Pension Fund
Elena Manola-Bonthond,
CIO

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 Trust Funds
Danita Johnson,
Principal 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 (ERS)
Tom Tull,
CIO

Panayiotis Lambropoulos,
Portfolio Manager— Hedge Funds

Equitable Insurance
Nicki Livanos,
Director, Real Estate Investments

Farmers Insurance
Tom Rogers,
CIO

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

First State Super
Jenny Newmarch,
Portfolio Manager, Growth Assets

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

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

Hanwha Asset Management (USA) Ltd.
Jung Woo Sung,
Global Co- Head of Alternative Investments, Managing Director & CEO of the U.S.

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

Indiana Public Retirement System
Steve Russo,
Executive Director

Institute for Advanced Study
Mark Baumgartner,
CIO

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

Kaiser Permanente
Anton Orlich,
Head of Alternative Investments

Kern County Employees’ Retirement Association
Daryn Miller,
CIO

Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA)
Joanthan Grabel,
CIO

David Chu,
Senior Portfolio Officer—Private Equity

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

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Andrew Palmer,
CIO

MassMutual
Phillip Titolo,
Portfolio Manager

Rilwan Meeran, Portfolio Manager, Impact Investments

MassPRIM
Eric Nierenberg,
Chief Strategy Officer

MetLife Investments
Agata Praczuk,
Director, Private Equity and Hedge Funds

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG)
Gila Cohen,
Managing Director, Real Estate and Private Equity

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 Hampshire Retirement System
Lawrence Johansen,
CIO

New Jersey Division of Investment
Corey Amon,
CIO

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

Orange County Employees Retirement System
Reginald Tucker,
Managing Director

Oregon State Treasury
John Hershey,
Director of Alternative Investments

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

Penn Mutual Life
Trevor Williams,
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System
Susan E. Oh,
Director, Risk Parity, Currency Hedging, and Strategic Implementation

Pepperdine University
Michael Nicks,
Director of Investments

Providence St Joseph Healthcare
Alec Stais,
CIO

Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico
Dominic Garcia,
CIO

Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Dong Hun Jang,
CIO

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

Sunsuper (Australia)
Bruce Tomlinson,
Portfolio Manager

Michael Weaver,
Manager-Private Markets

Teachers Retirement System of Texas
Kirk Sims,
Senior Investment Officer and 
Head of the Emerging Manager Program

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

Texas Municipal Retirement System
TJ Carlson,
CIO

Texas Tech University
Tim Barrett,
Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO

TIAA
Emilia Wiener,
Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income/General Account Organization

Tulane University Investment Management Office
Julia Mord,
Director of Investments

UniSuper
Kent Robbins,
Head of Property and Infrastructure

United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Roberta Waxman-Lenz,
Portfolio Manager

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

YMCA Retirement
Hunter Reisner,
CIO

Zurich Alternative Asset Management
Ferdinand Seibert,
Managing Director

Ken Frier
Former CIO, UAW VEBA
Former CIO, Stanford University
Former CIO, Hewlett-Packard
Former CIO, Disney

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