Investment Staff

DOUGLAS W. PHILLIPS

Senior Vice President, Institutional Resources
Education
Rutgers University, BA 1980
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, MBA 1991

Employment
Financial Analyst, Management Planning, Princeton NJ (1980-1981)
Manager of Investment Administration, Princeton University (1982-1986)
Associate Treasurer / Treasurer, Williams College (1986-2000)
Senior Vice President, University of Rochester (2000-present)

Awards and Presentations
2010 NACUBO Rodney Adams Award for Endowment Management (Read his comments at the acceptance ceremony.)
2018 presentation at the NMS Conference in Scottsdale, AZ (Camp Fire Stories With Douglas Phillips.)

RICHARD C. INSALACO

Senior Investment Officer and Assistant Treasurer
Adjunct Professor of Finance at Simon School of Business

Education
University of Rochester, BA 1984
University of Michigan, JD 1987, MBA 1996
CFA charterholder

Employment
Corporate Attorney, Thelen et al/Titchell, Maltzman et al, San Francisco CA (1987-1994)
Trader/Senior Financial Analyst, Federal Reserve Bank of New York (1996-2006)
Investment Officer, University of Rochester (2006-2011)
Senior Investment Officer & Assistant Treasurer, University of Rochester (2011-present)
Adjunct Professor of Finance, Simon Business School, University of Rochester (2014-present)

ROBERT C. RAHBARI

Senior Investment Officer and Assistant Treasurer

Education
University of Michigan, BA 1993
University of Chicago Law School, JD 1996
University of Rochester, MBA 2018

Employment
Associate, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (1996-2000)
Vice President Strategic Relations, Director, General Counsel, Ondotek Inc. (2000-2003)
Associate, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (2003-2004)
Director, Ferro Capital LLC (2004-2006)
Co-Founder and Managing Director, RAS Capital Management (2006-2009)
Vice President, Private Bank, J.P. Morgan (2010-2013)
Investment Officer, University of Rochester (2013-2018)
Senior Investment Officer and Assistant Treasurer, University of Rochester (2018-present)

STEVEN M. GROVES

Investment Officer

Education
SUNY Fredonia, BA & BS 1997
University of Rochester, MBA 2005

Employment
Risk Management Analyst, Manning & Napier Advisors (1997-2000)
Investment Analyst, University of Rochester (2000-2004)
Investment Officer, University of Rochester (2004-present)

JOHN F. CONWAY

Investment Officer

Education
Saint John Fisher College, BS 2009
CFA charterholder
University of Rochester, MBA 2018

Employment
Investment Analyst, Ashford Advisors, LLC (2010-2013)
Manager of Investment Research, University of Rochester (2013-2018)
Investment Officer, University of Rochester (2018-Present)

NICHOLAS J. RUSSO

Investment Analyst

Education
SUNY Geneseo, BS 2014
Passed all three levels of the CFA PrograM

Employment
Analyst, three+one advisors (2014-2015)
Portfolio Analyst, Armbruster Capital Management (2015-2018)
Investment Analyst, University of Rochester (2018-present)

STEPHANIE WESTEN

Investment Analyst

Education
Duke University, BS 2005
Temple University, Master of Music 2008
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Master of Accounting 2010
Certified Public Accountant

Employment
Assurance Associate, RSM US LLP (formerly McGladrey LLP), Raleigh NC (2010-2012)
Performance Analyst, DUMAC, Inc. (Duke University), Durham NC (2012-2016)
Senior Internal Auditor, University of Rochester (2017-2018)
Investment Analyst, University of Rochester (2018-present)

TAMMY S. LANCY

Manager of Investment Operations

Education
Roberts Wesleyan College, BA 1992

Employment
Secretary, University of Rochester (1993-1995)
Administrative Assistant, University of Rochester (1995-2004)
Manager, Investment Operations, University of Rochester (2004-present)

GLENN R. DOMBROSKI

Manager of Investment Administration and Reporting

Education
Canisius College, BS 2008
Loyola University Maryland, MBA 2014

Employment
Securities Analyst, Wells Fargo Corporate Trust (2012-2014)
Investment Operations Analyst, Johns Hopkins University (2014-2015)
Senior Investment Analyst, Rochester Regional Health (2016-2017)
Manager of Investment Administration and Reporting, University of Rochester (2017-Present)

ANDRE C. SAUNDERS

Administrative Assistant

Education
Monroe Community College, AAS 1999

Employment
Secretary, University of Rochester (2004-2006)
Administrative Assistant, University of Rochester (2016-present)

RUSSELL L. OLSON

Investor in Residence

Education
Rutgers University, BA 1954
Harvard Business School, MBA 1971

Employment
Eastman Kodak Company (1954-2000)
Responsibility for Kodak Pension Fund (1971-2000)
Director, Pension Investments (1982-2000)
Consultant, University of Rochester, Institutional Investing (2005-present)