Don began his investment career in 1985, and he joined NEPC in 2009. Working out of our Redwood City, CA office, his consulting responsibilities include servicing large and mid-size public pension funds exclusively. Don is a member of the Large Cap Equity Advisory Group.
Prior to joining NEPC, Don was the Director of Marketing/Client Service at Shenkman Capital Management and Attalus Capital. At both firms he was responsible for the overall management and execution of sales, marketing, and client service and was a member of the executive committee. Prior to Attalus, Don spent seven years as the Director of Corporate Client Services for Dresdner RCM Global Investors. His previous work experience includes eight years at Bankers Trust, where he was an investment consultant working with some of the most sophisticated plan sponsors in the country in the areas of risk measurement and analysis, asset allocation, and manager search.
Don received his bachelor’s degree from Farleigh Dickinson University and his M.B.A. from Rutgers University. In addition, he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation.