Investment Institute Spring Forum 2019 Speaker Faculty

*Denotes Editorial Committee

The Spring Investment Institute Forum
May 20-21, 2019
The St. Regis, Atlanta, GA


Colin Ambrose

Chief Investment Officer 
Mother Cabrini Health Foundation

Cliff Asness, Ph.D.

Managing and Founding Principal
AQR Capital Management



Ed Bosek

Managing Partner & Portfolio Manager
BeaconLight Capital

Michelle Carson

Alefanz Capital

*James J. Challen

Senior Vice President/Principal
LCG Associates


Rod Collins

Director of Innovation
Optimity Advisors & Author of Wiki Management: A Revolutionary New Model for a Rapidly Changing and Collaborative World


*Mike Condon

SVP/Institutional Investments
Fund Evaluation Group (FEG)


Jim Dunn

Verger Capital Management


*Robert Durden


*Vanita Gaonkar

Investment Officer
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation



*Libby George

Director of Investments
NC State University


*David Gilmore

Managing Director, Investments
The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation


Benjamin Grinnell

Blue Heron Asset Management

Dana Hamilton

Senior Managing Director, Real Estate
Pretium Partners

Elizabeth M. Hewitt

Chief Investment Officer & Senior VP
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

*Kris Kapoor

Chief Investment Officer
Furman University

Erika Karp

Founder and CEO
Cornerstone Capital


Sharmila Kassam

Deputy CIO
Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS)

Larry Kochard

Chief Investment Officer
Makena Capital Management


Angela Lee

Chief Innovation Officer, Columbia Business School
Founder, 37 Angels

John Lykouretzos

Founder & Chief Investment Officer
Hoplite Capital Management

Vikram Mansharamani, Ph.D.

Global Trend-Watcher, Harvard Univ. Lecturer, PM & Author



Michael W. Masters

Founder, CIO & Portfolio Manager
Masters Capital Management

Leland R. Miller

Chief Executive Officer
China Beige Book International

Cheryl Mills

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
BlackIvy Group

Katherine Molnar

Chief Investment Officer
Fairfax County Police Officers Retirement System

*Muthu Muthiah

Managing Director, Private Equity
Emory Investment Management

Scott Pittman

SVP & Chief Investment Officer
Mount Sinai Health System

Jack Rich

President & Chief Investment Officer
Abilene Christian University (ACIMCO)

Cathleen Rittereiser

Executive Director
Commonfund Institute

*Mark E. Roberts

Chief Investment Officer
Ironsides Asset Advisors

*Anne Shelton

Chief Investment Officer
American Trading and Production Corporation (Atapco)

Valerie J. Sill

President & CEO
DuPont Capital Management


*Donna L. Snider

Managing Director
Kresge Foundation

*Mark Steed

Chief Investment Officer
Arizona PSPRS Trust

Mike Szalkowski

Chief Financial Officer
Schejola Partners


Todd Williams

Chief Investment Officer
Grubb Properties


*Mark W. Yusko

CEO & Chief Investment Officer
Morgan Creek Capital Management

Mark Zinder

President & Economic Forecaster
Mark Zinder & Associates