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Meet the Team:

Alice Ruth

ALICE A. RUTH '83

Alice A. Ruth was appointed Chief Investment Officer (CIO) on April 1, 2017. As CIO, Alice oversees Dartmouth's Investment Office and the management of the College's endowment and other investment pools. She comes to Dartmouth from Willett Advisors, which, since its inception in 2010, has been the investment adviser for former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Bloomberg Family Office and the Bloomberg Family Foundation. Prior to Willett, she served in the same capacity for Bloomberg at Quadrangle Group. Before Quadrangle, she was CIO for the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, where she led and shaped a $6 billion portfolio. Prior to Moore, she spent 12 years at Montgomery Securities as a senior managing director and co-director of equity research.

Alice started her career at Morgan Stanley as an economic analyst, focused primarily on Federal Reserve and monetary policy. She is a trustee of Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, MA and of the U.S. Ski Team Foundation.

 

Kelsey M. Morgan

KELSEY M. MORGAN '02, T'08

Kelsey Morgan is the Deputy Chief Investment Officer for the Dartmouth College Investment Office with a focus on marketable and hedged strategies. Kelsey joined the Investment Office in 2012. Prior to Dartmouth, Kelsey was the Associate Director at Willett Advisors where he assisted with manager selection and portfolio construction for the group's fixed income and public equity portfolios. Previously, Kelsey held positions with Investor Group Services in Boston, MA and Nautic Partners in Providence, RI. Kelsey graduated from Dartmouth College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2002, and earned an MBA from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in 2008 where he was a Tuck Scholar.

 

 Megan R Hammond

MEGAN HAMMOND '90

Megan Hammond joined Dartmouth in September 2007 as a Managing Director for the real assets portfolio. Prior to Dartmouth, Megan was a managing director at Cambridge Associates, where she worked on constructing private equity and hard real assets portfolios in partnership with a broad range of institutions. Megan graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College with a bachelor of arts degree in 1990 and earned both an MBA and a Master’s in Environmental Studies from Yale University.

 

 Michael Sullivan

MICHAEL P. SULLIVAN '91, T'97

Mike joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in 2011 as a Managing Director primarily overseeing the private equity and venture capital portfolios. Prior to Dartmouth, Mike was a Partner at FLAG Capital Management, a private equity and venture capital fund-of-funds. Mike also worked at Cambridge Associates from 1997-2000, and in the Columbia University Investment Office during the summer of 1996. Mike graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1991, and earned an MBA with Distinction from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in 1997. Mike also serves on the Board of Directors of Father Flanagan’s Fund for Needy Children, which provides support to Boys Town.

 
Anand R. Desai

ANAND R. DESAI

Anand joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in 2015 as a Managing Director for Marketable and Hedged Strategies.  Prior to Dartmouth, Anand co-headed the public markets program at the duPont Trust with research and manager selection responsibility for the global equity, fixed income and absolute return portfolios.  Previously, Anand worked at Safeguard Scientifics and in investment banking at Broadview International (Jefferies).  Anand graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1998, and earned an MBA from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 2006.

 

 Heather Huff

*HEATHER W. HUFF

Heather is the Chief Operating Officer for the Investment Office. She joined the Investment Office in June 2008. Prior to Dartmouth, Heather was a manager in the investment management practice for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston, MA. Heather is a licensed certified public accountant (CPA) in the state of Massachusetts. Heather holds a bachelor of science degree and a master's in accounting degree from Wake Forest University's Calloway School of Business.

 

*BARBARA L. IBEY

Barbara Ibey is the Senior Investment Operations Manager for the Investment Office and has worked for the College for over 20 years. Along with being responsible for the daily cash management activities for the fund investments of the College, she is also the primary contact for receiving gifts of securities in-kind.

 

 Kerri A. Gandin

*KERRI A. GANDIN

Kerri Gandin joined Dartmouth in November 2013. Prior to this, Kerri worked in asset management at AEW Capital Management in Boston, and in years prior, at Ernst & Young, where she served in the Assurance & Advisory practice. Kerri is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Massachusetts.  Kerri holds a bachelor of science degree in Business Administration from Merrimack College and a master's in accounting from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management. As Investment Operations Associate, Kerri supports the senior investment team in the management and oversight of Dartmouth's endowment, specifically for the marketable portfolio.

 

 Linda Liang

LINDA LIANG - Portfolio Analyst

Linda joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in April 2015 as a Portfolio Analyst.  Prior to Dartmouth, Linda was an Investment Operations Associate at HighVista Strategy.  Previously Linda was a Financial Planning and Analysis Analyst at a multi-client high net worth family office at Audax Group.  Linda obtained an M.A. in International Finance and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Brandeis University with a B.A. in Economics.  She is a CFA charter holder.

 

 Maria Rublev

MARIA RUBLEV

Maria Rublev is the Office Manager/Executive Assistant for the Investment Office. She has joined the Dartmouth team in September 2011. Maria serves as the primary point of contact for the Boston office and provides extensive administrative support to the team. Maria holds a Bachelor of Psychology and HR Management degree from York University, Canada.

 

Shara Singh

SHARA SINGH

Shara joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in 2014 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to Dartmouth, Shara was an Investment Analyst at the Williams College Investment Office. Shara graduated from Williams College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2012.

 

Joseph Celli

JOSEPH R. CELLI '11

Joe Celli joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in March 2014 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to joining Dartmouth, Joe was a Senior Consulting Associate at Cambridge Associates, where he worked with a range of client portfolios for foundations, endowments, and family offices. Joe graduated from Dartmouth College in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Economics.

 

 Michal Pramik

MICHAL PRAMIK

Michal Pramik joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in June 2015 as an Investment Analyst.  Prior to joining, Michal was an Associate Investment Director at Cambridge Associates.  Michal graduated with distinction and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 2011.  He is a CFA charterholder.

 

Danny Guo

DANNY GUO

Danny Guo joined the Dartmouth College Investment Office in September 2016 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to joining Dartmouth, Danny was an investment analyst with The Investment Fund for Foundations. Danny graduated from Williams College in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Mathematics. He is a CFA charterholder.

 

  

 

 

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Last Updated: 4/26/17