Brian Schneider is a Managing Director at Medley Partners in San Francisco, CA. In this role he is responsible for constructing and implementing strategic investment plans for the real estate and natural resource asset classes. This includes establishing investment policy, sourcing and underwriting potential investments and overseeing performance. Prior to this position, Mr. Schneider was Managing Director of real estate and natural resources for the University of Pennsylvania endowment. Previously, he was the Senior Portfolio Manager in charge of real estate investments for the DuPont Master Trust and the TRW Master Trust. Before joining TRW, Mr. Schneider held positions with Prudential and Metropolitan Life Fund Managermpanies for nine years in their real estate investment areas. Mr. Schneider has a B. A. in Economics from Connecticut College and an MBA in Real Estate/Finance from The University of Texas at Austin.