A department within the University, Stanford Management Company is overseen by a Board of Directors appointed by the University Board of Trustees.


SMC is closely integrated into the daily life of the University. We foster an open, collegial culture that promotes rigorous analysis and debate based on first-principles thinking. CEO Robert Wallace leads a staff comprised of dedicated investment as well as mid and back-office operations professionals.

Our investment team works seamlessly across asset classes to monitor Stanford’s investment portfolio and identify new opportunities around the world. In addition to conducting its day-to-day investment work, the investment staff also teaches undergraduate and graduate students.

Shannon Bhat

Shannon Bhat

888

Director
Investment Operations

Megan Byrnes

Megan Byrnes

800

Analyst
Investments
B.S. 2020*

David Captain

David Captain

888

Director
Investments

Iva Correia

Iva Correia

100

Executive Assistant

Blair Critchlow

Blair Critchlow

888

Director
Investments
B.A. 2008*

Rick Devlin

Rick Devlin

888

Director
Investments

Andrew Elott

Andrew Elott

800

Associate
Investments
B.A. 2017*

Jeremy Fife

Jeremy Fife

400

Senior Systems Analyst
Information Technology

Claire Ge

Claire Ge

400

Executive Administrator**

Isaiah Grady

Isaiah Grady

400

Analyst
School & Dept. Funds

Kerry Hooper

Kerry Hooper

300

Administrative Associate

Jay Kang

Jay Kang

800

Senior Managing Director
Investments

Charles Killebrew

Charles Killebrew

800

Senior Analyst
Investments
B.S. 2018*

Eunice Kim

Eunice Kim

650

Legal Counsel

Chris King

Chris King

400

Managing Director
Investment Operations

Aaron Lee

Aaron Lee

800

Senior Financial Analyst
Finance & Administration

Michael Lee

Michael Lee

888

Managing Director
Investments

Becca Levin

Becca Levin

800

Director
Investments
B.A. 2007, M.B.A. 2012,
M.S. 2012*

Sabrina Liang

Sabrina Liang

400

Director
School & Dept. Funds
B.S. 2000, A.B. 2000*

Olivia Lindorfer

Olivia Lindorfer

300

Senior Administrative Associate

Yidi Lu

Yidi Lu

888

Managing Director**
Investments

Mary Mei

Mary Mei

888

Managing Director
Investments

Greg Milani

Greg Milani

900

Director
Special Projects
M.B.A. 1996, M.A. 1996*

Maria Mills

Maria Mills

400

Director
Human Resources

Charles Moore

Charles Moore

888

Managing Director
Investments
J.D. 1995*

Valerie Morris

Valerie Morris

300

Executive Assistant

Joyce Ochoa

Joyce Ochoa

400

Manager
Investment Operations

Daniel Pan

Daniel Pan

400

Senior Developer
Information Technology

Jennifer Peterson

Jennifer Peterson

800

Senior Analyst
Investments
B.A. 2018*

Jason Phi

Jason Phi

400

Systems Analyst
Information Technology

Kaitlin Rak

Kaitlin Rak

300

Administrative Operations Analyst

Federica Roth

Federica Roth

800

Senior Analyst
Investments
B.S. 2018*

Diane Sharp

Diane Sharp

888

Director
Investment Operations

Julian Skotheim

Julian Skotheim

800

Associate
Investments

Yehbin Song

Yehbin Song

499

Managing Director
Operations

Grant Stewart

Grant Stewart

800

Senior Analyst
Investment Operations

Jose Tamez

Jose Tamez

400

Associate
Investment Operations

Mark Tannahill

Mark Tannahill

600

Legal Counsel

Varun Tansuwan

Varun Tansuwan

400

Manager
Information Technology

Mike Taylor

Mike Taylor

800

Analyst
Investment Operations

Sara Vaal

Sara Vaal

300

Executive Assistant

Manisha Vishvanath

Manisha Vishvanath

400

Associate
School & Dept. Funds

Ashley Volpenhein

Ashley Volpenhein

300

Analyst
B.S. 2021*

Robert Wallace

Robert Wallace

999

Chief Executive Officer

Joyce Wong

Joyce Wong

400

Business Partner
Human Resources

Eric Wright

Eric Wright

700

Senior Legal Counsel
A.B. 1985*

Steven Wright

Steven Wright

800

Director
Investments
B.A. 2008*

Mary  Young

Mary Young

400

Analyst
School & Dept. Funds

Paul Zhdan

Paul Zhdan

400

Analyst
School & Dept. Funds

Katy Zheng

Katy Zheng

800

Senior Associate
Investment Operations

Jennifer Zirbes

Jennifer Zirbes

600

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*Stanford degrees shown
**Employee of the Stanford Beijing Consulting Co. Ltd. Shanghai Branch

 

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