OurĀ Team

Our Investments and Endowment Operations teams bring decades of investment management expertise across diversified industries and financial specialties. Through disciplined research and due diligence, we assess and pursue investment strategies that are aligned with the long-term risk/reward profile of the endowment.

Allison K. Thacker
Allison K. Thacker

President; Chief Investment Officer


John Lawrence
John Lawrence

Managing Director, Natural Resources; Public Equities


Ryan LeVasseur
Ryan LeVasseur

Managing Director - Direct Real Estate

Carmen Thompson
Carmen Thompson

Managing Director, Hedge Funds


Ceci Arreola
Ceci Arreola

Investment Manager, Real Estate


Kate Butler
Kate Butler

Investment Manager, Private Equity/Venture Capital

Scott Butterfield
Scott Butterfield

Investment Manager, Real Estate Operations


Bryson Grover
Bryson Grover

Investment Manager, Real Estate Development


Morgan Lera
Morgan Lera

Investment Manager, Asset Management

Kirsten Roberts
Kirsten Roberts

Investment Manager


Samuel Dike
Sam Dike

Manager | Strategic Initiatives


Scott Irby
Scott Irby

Associate Investment Manager, Direct Real Estate

David Levin
David Levin

Senior Investment Associate


Colton Beardmore
Colton Beardmore

Real Estate Associate


Bryant Gil
Bryant Gil

Investment Associate

George Randt
George Randt

Investment Associate


Lewis Carlson
Lewis Carlson

Investment Analyst


Amina Matin
Amina Matin

Investment Analyst

Sarah Cepeda
Sarah Cepeda

Division Administrator


Renee Powell
Renee Powell

Executive Assistant


Alan Arnold
In Memory of Alan Arnold

Managing Director, Real Estate

Ronald E. Long
Ronald E. Long

Chief Operating Officer; Fixed Income and Cash, Debt Management


Darren Britt
Darren Britt

Endowment Analyst


Justin Burke
Justin Burke

Associate Minerals Manager

Bianca Lopez
Bianca Lopez

Associate Minerals Manager


Emily Chong
Emily Chong

Endowment Analyst


Joe Davidson
Joe Davidson

Senior Associate General Counsel

Mina J. Kasrai
Mina J. Kasrai

Endowment Analyst


Jessica Kong
Jessica Kong

Treasury Operations Analyst


Cindy Melton
Cindy Melton

Associate Treasurer, Treasury and Operations Director

Amy Nelson
Amy Nelson

Trust Manager


Claire Nelson
Claire Nelson

Associate Treasurer


Larry Perez
Larry Perez

Associate Treasurer

Christopher Schelling
Christopher Schelling

Endowment Analyst


Megan Medlin
Megan Medlin

Department Administrator