Kristin joined NEPC in 2010 as a Senior Consultant to help spearhead the newly formed NEPC Chicago office. She focuses on providing investment advice on investment policy development, asset liability modeling/asset allocation, investment manager selection and monitoring to her clients. In addition to her role as a lead consultant with public fund clients, she is the Co-Chair of the Diverse Manager Advisory Committee and a member of the Alternatives Due Diligence Committee. Prior to joining NEPC, Kristin spent 6 years at Mercer where she was a Principal in the Chicago office and provided investment consulting services to large public and corporate fund clients. She spent 3 years as the National Public Fund Segment Leader. Prior to Mercer, Kristin spent over 6 years at Credit Suisse First Boston. Kristin holds an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago and a B.S. from Howard University. Kristin is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designee and a frequent speaker at conferences.