Illinois State Treasurer’s Office

Deputy Treasurer

Responsible for guiding investment strategy, directors, and programs of the Treasurer’s $50 billion portfolio, 150 person staff, and $19.2 million operating budget. Implemented new investment strategy focusing on risk, return on investment, and community reinvestment.

Major Accomplishments:

  • Tripled economic development investment from $221 million in 1990 to over $830 million in 1994.
  • Directed the installation of the first program performance review system tracking over 7000 linked deposits.
  • Led negotiations for a $120 million CRA agreement completed in 1993.