Katie is an Investment Officer at CalPERS on the Global Equity team and has responsibility for oversight, monitoring and analysis of the Affiliate Investment Program. Katie has 10 years of broad experience in the investment management industry having previously worked at First Republic Private Wealth Management and Charles Schwab Investment Management in roles such as trading, portfolio management, and investment project management. Katie holds a Master’s of Science degree in Financial Analysis and Investment Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, both from St. Mary’s College in Moraga, California. She is active on the management and leadership team for Junior League of Sacramento. Katie’s mother-in-law has been a SJUSD teacher for many years, and Katie strongly supports public education, particularly STEM opportunities for young women.