|Katherine J. Durant,
Atlas Investments, LLC 06/01/2005 - 09/19/2006 09/20/2006 - 09/19/2010
09/20/2010 - 09/19/2014
Ms. Durant has worked in real estate investment for more than 20 years, and has served on both the Oregon Growth Account Board and the Oregon Investment Fund board, in addition to her service to the OIC. She is currently the Managing Partner at Atlas Investments, a real estate development and holding company in Portland, Oregon, specializing in retail and industrial properties. She has a B.S. in Business Administration from Pepperdine University, and a M.B.A. in Finance from Willamette University.
Ms. Durant was first appointed to the OIC by Governor Kulongoski on May 12, 2005 and confirmed by the Senate on June 1, 2005. She was reappointed by Governor Kulongoski on November 9, 2006 and confirmed on November 30, 2006.
Meyer Memorial Trust
05/01/2013 - 01/22/2014
01/23/2014 - 01/22/2018
|Rukaiyah Adams is the Chief Investment Officer at Meyer Memorial Trust (MMT). In that position, she is responsible for leading all investment activities to ensure the long-term financial strength of the organization including investment policy, asset allocation, performance measurement, manager selection and risk management. Under her leadership, MMT invests in a diversified portfolio of global equities, fixed income, private equities (including venture, buyout and distressed securities), real estate, commodities and hedge funds. Before joining Meyer, she was the Director, Investment Management at The Standard. Ms. Adams serves on the Board of Directors of Portland Center Stage. Ms. Adams holds a BA with distinction from Carleton College, a JD from Stanford Law School and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.|
Ms. Adams's appointment by Governor Kitzhaber was confirmed by the Senate on April 30, 2013.
01/12/2016 - 01/12/2020
Rex Kim is a Retirement Consultant at Multnomah Group, an independent retirement plan consulting firm headquartered in Portland. In his role as consultant, he works alongside plan sponsors to assist them in making sound decisions related to their organization's employee retirement accounts. Prior to Multnomah Group, he was a Managing Director at Tallwoods Partners, involved with investment research on behalf of the firm's clients and advising clients on how to properly manage their investment portfolios. Before Tallwoods, Mr. Kim worked as a portfolio manager with Common Sense Investment Management, a fund of hedge funds. Prior to CSIM, he was the Director of Hedge Fund Research at CTC Consulting. Mr. Kim has taught graduate level courses as an adjunct instructor at the University of Portland. He is a graduate of Carleton College.
Mr. Kim was appointed by Governor Brown on January 12, 2016 and confirmed by the Oregon Senate in February 2016.
Russell Development Company, Inc.
04/01/2015 - 03/31/2019
John Russell founded Russell Development Company in 1979,
where he presently serves as President. The company's downtown projects include
200 Market Street and Pacwest Center. The former project is known as one of the
city's more sustainably built structures. Russell
is a former member of the Oregon Transportation Commission, former chair of the
Portland Development Commission, former vice president of the Portland City
Planning Commission and former member of Portland Historic Landmark Commission.
Mr. Russell holds BS degrees in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from
Webb Institute of Naval Architecture, and an MBA from Harvard Business
Mr. Russell’s appointment by Governor Brown was confirmed by the
Senate on April 1, 2015.