Council of Institutional Investors

U.S. Asset Owners Advisory Council

The U.S. Asset Owners Advisory Council advises the CII board and staff on issues, trends proposed policy development, topics and speakers for CII events and membership benefits and services. The CII Board of Directors appoints up to 16 members annually from all voting member constituencies.
The members of the U.S. Asset Owners Advisory Council for 2019-2020 are:

Public Pension Funds
Jill Johnson (Seattle City Employees’ Retirement System)
Nathan Mains (Pennsylvania Public School Employees Retirement System)
Tom Robinson (State of Wisconsin Investment Board)
Alec Stais*  (Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island)
Corporate Funds
Rick E. Hansen (General Motors)
Laura O. Hewett (The Southern Co.)
Theresa Molloy (Prudential Financial)
Mark Preisinger  (The Coca-Cola Company)
Labor Union Funds
Melanie Myers (American Federation of Teachers Pension Plan)
Jennifer O’Dell (LIUNA Staff and Affiliates Pension Fund)
Tejal Patel (SEIU Affiliates’ Supplemental Retirement Savings Plan/CtW Investment Group)
Michael Pryce-Jones (Teamster Affiliates Pension Plan)

Foundation/Endowment Funds
Nicholas Abel (Wespath Benefits and Investments)
Christopher Yebuah (Casey Family Programs)

*advisory council chair