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CalSTRS key personnel

As of March 30, 2022

Board members

While the governor of the State of California does not make investment decisions on behalf of CalSTRS, CalSTRS regulations governing investment relationships and campaign contributions found at Title 5, California Code of Regulations, Sections 24010-24013, extend to the Governor and candidates for the office of Governor. The regulations also extend to candidates for the Board as well as the Controller, Treasurer, Superintendent of Public Education and candidates for those offices. Delegates to the ex-officio members may be subject to change.

NamePosition
Harry M. KeileyBoard Chair
Sharon HendricksBoard Vice Chair
Denise BradfordBoard Member
Karen YamamotoBoard Member
William PrezantBoard Member
Ken TangBoard Member
Jennifer UrdanBoard Member
Betty YeeEx-Officio, State Controller
Karen Greene-RossDelegate
Lynn PaquinDelegate
Keely BoslerEx-Officio, Director of Finance
Gayle MillerDelegate
Vivek ViswanathanDelegate
Richard GillihanDelegate
Kari KrogsengDelegate
Jolie OnoderaDelegate
Christopher LiefDelegate
Thomas ToddDelegate
Amy JarvisDelegate
Karen FinnDelegate
Adam DorseyDelegate
Erika LiDelegate
Irena AsmundsonDelegate
Jeff BellDelegate
Matt AlmyDelegate
Jennifer WhitakerDelegate
Fiona MaEx-Officio, State Treasurer
Genevieve JopandaDelegate
Frank RuffinoDelegate
Sertan UsanmazDelegate
Tony ThurmondEx-Officio, Supt. Of Public Instruction
Blake JohnsonDelegate

General & investment staff

This list includes staff who may be involved with investment decisions. It is not an exhaustive list of every CalSTRS staff member.

CalSTRS staffPosition
Cassandra LichnockChief Executive Officer
Christopher AilmanChief Investment Officer
Scott ChanDeputy Chief Investment Officer
April WilcoxDirector of Investment Services
Kirsty JenkinsonDirector of Sustainable Investment & Stewardship Strategies
Geraldine JimenezDirector of Investment Strategy and Risk
Glenn HosokawaDirector of Fixed Income
June KimDirector Global Equity
Margot WirthDirector of Private Equity
Mike DiReDirector of Real Estate
Paul ShanticDirector of Inflation Sensitive
Steven TongDirector of Risk Mitigating Strategies
Kelly CrissHead of Investment Operations
Shifat HasanHead of Investment Performance & Compliance
Michael WestonCareer Executive Assignment
Aeisha MastagniPortfolio Manager
Aizaz AliPortfolio Manager
Benjamin WangPortfolio Manager
Brian RicePortfolio Manager
Bruce DeutschPortfolio Manager
Carrie LoPortfolio Manager
Charles FitzpatrickPortfolio Manager
Dan DepnerPortfolio Manager
Daniel ClarkPortfolio Manager
David GoldPortfolio Manager
David MurphyPortfolio Manager
Debra NgPortfolio Manager
Don PalmieriPortfolio Manager
Glen BlacetPortfolio Manager
Geetha AraniPortfolio Manager
Hank ThomasPortfolio Manager
Ian McCartyPortfolio Manager
Jason CrawfordPortfolio Manager
Jeffrey JaroPortfolio Manager
Josh DiedeschPortfolio Manager
Julie DoneganPortfolio Manager
Mike ThompsonPortfolio Manager
Mitch PleisPortfolio Manager
Ray VennerPortfolio Manager
Robert RossPortfolio Manager
Rosemary LucchesiniPortfolio Manager
Sally StocksPortfolio Manager
Seth HallPortfolio Manager
Tom BakerPortfolio Manager
Wilson YeePortfolio Manager
Anthony KennedyAssociate Portfolio Manager
Anthony SchmitzAssociate Portfolio Manager
Cathy DiSalvoAssociate Portfolio Manager
Christopher PrestonAssociate Portfolio Manager
Daniel LauAssociate Portfolio Manager
Danny FullerAssociate Portfolio Manager
Dante MalviniAssociate Portfolio Manager
Darin YiAssociate Portfolio Manager
Delfina PalomoAssociate Portfolio Manager
Edgar RamirezAssociate Portfolio Manager
Geetika MisraAssociate Portfolio Manager
Greg ArendtAssociate Portfolio Manager
Harmony KingstonAssociate Portfolio Manager
Henry HaAssociate Portfolio Manager
Jackie LiuAssociate Portfolio Manager
John-Charles GishAssociate Portfolio Manager
Joshua UngarAssociate Portfolio Manager
Justin WilesAssociate Portfolio Manager
Kari Salazar-MaynardAssociate Portfolio Manager
Katherine RodotaAssociate Portfolio Manager
Kimberly McDonnellAssociate Portfolio Manager
Matthew LisonbeeAssociate Portfolio Manager
Matthew SchroederAssociate Portfolio Manager
Melissa Da RoncoAssociate Portfolio Manager
Michael McGowanAssociate Portfolio Manager
Michael WarmerdamAssociate Portfolio Manager
Mike DuniganAssociate Portfolio Manager
Nadiath AdechoubouAssociate Portfolio Manager
Nick AbelAssociate Portfolio Manager
Pedro Ferrer deMoraisAssociate Portfolio Manager
Philip LarrieuAssociate Portfolio Manager
Sarah MaileAssociate Portfolio Manager
Shawn WebsterAssociate Portfolio Manager
Simranjit DhillonAssociate Portfolio Manager
Verity ChegarAssociate Portfolio Manager
Wayne YimAssociate Portfolio Manager
Adriana GutierrezInvestment Officer
Aidan HunterInvestment Officer
Alex GlaeserInvestment Officer
Alicia OsbornInvestment Officer
Andrey GolubInvestment Officer
Angela TranInvestment Officer
Ankur PrabhakarInvestment Officer
April UyematsuInvestment Officer
Carlos MacielInvestment Officer
Christopher EllisInvestment Officer
Christopher MooreInvestment Officer
Christopher SinghInvestment Officer
Daniel ThaiInvestment Officer
David MunozInvestment Officer
Debora GreenInvestment Officer
Denny YoungInvestment Officer
Dianna DeanInvestment Officer
Diego SanchezInvestment Officer
Dominic LatinoInvestment Officer
Douglas ChenInvestment Officer
Earl HsuInvestment Officer
Elliot HuscherInvestment Officer
Eli BradaricInvestment Officer
Emilio NavarreteInvestment Officer
Erica HogansInvestment Officer
Gabriel DeMesaInvestment Officer
Gina TavarezInvestment Officer
Guldip DhillonInvestment Officer
Harshini PereraInvestment Officer
Haytham ShariefInvestment Officer
Helena PosnerInvestment Officer
Huy NgoInvestment Officer
IBK AinaInvestment Officer
Ilena DrakeInvestment Officer
Jake O’HaganInvestment Officer
James HagertyInvestment Officer
Jean Paule BlardonyInvestment Officer
Jennifer EnosInvestment Officer
Jessie KongInvestment Officer
Jimmy GarciaInvestment Officer
Joakim MahlbergInvestment Officer
Joanne TaylorInvestment Officer
Julie SongInvestment Officer
Justin BosleyInvestment Officer
Karen TuasonInvestment Officer
Kate WallenInvestment Officer
Khoi NguyenInvestment Officer
Kimmie NicolasInvestment Officer
Kristian AltierInvestment Officer
LaShae BadelitaInvestment Officer
Lilit ArakelyanInvestment Officer
Lucy YangInvestment Officer
Madison DorisInvestment Officer
Mami WongInvestment Officer
Marcella TedlaInvestment Officer
Marina KongInvestment Officer
Mark MelvaniInvestment Officer
Matt SahaInvestment Officer
Matt ToepelInvestment Officer
Matthew SchottInvestment Officer
Mauricio SmithInvestment Officer
Melanie GuzmanInvestment Officer
Michael CarlsonInvestment Officer
Michael WilsonInvestment Officer
Michel PaniaguaInvestment Officer
Miguel UribeInvestment Officer
Misty WatsonInvestment Officer
Mike YagerInvestment Officer
Mylene WuInvestment Officer
Nicholas ClydeInvestment Officer
Nicholas KoehlerInvestment Officer
Nicole YamamotoInvestment Officer
Nile GarritsonInvestment Officer
Orintheo SwaniganInvestment Officer
Ralph SmithInvestment Officer
Ramona MarzionInvestment Officer
Richard MorganInvestment Officer
Ron LeuInvestment Officer
Ryan PhillipsInvestment Officer
Samantha PhanInvestment Officer
Samantha PollickInvestment Officer
Sanjay SinghInvestment Officer
Scott HuckellInvestment Officer
Selina MuasyaInvestment Officer
Sharon JouInvestment Officer
Shivi KrishnaInvestment Officer
Solomiya WilliamsInvestment Officer
Sonia SanchezInvestment Officer
Stacey ReichenbergInvestment Officer
Stefanie MezaInvestment Officer
Taylor HenryInvestment Officer
Taylor TsaoInvestment Officer
Thomas WillardsenInvestment Officer
Tiffany LauInvestment Officer
Tiffany VispettoInvestment Officer
Timothy SmithInvestment Officer
Tyler RicoInvestment Officer
Vanessa MorrisInvestment Officer
Vicky QuanInvestment Officer
Wayne ChungInvestment Officer
Zang ThaoInvestment Officer