Sally Staley joined the university in 2002 as associate treasurer and became chief investment officer in March 2006. She began her career in international bond market research and institutional sales with Salomon Brothers and Merrill Lynch. Sally transitioned to investment management and plan sponsor oversight duties at the State of Wisconsin Investment Board where she established the public pension fund's international fixed income program and managed an international bond portfolio. She later worked with the investment management consulting practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers. She holds a Master of International Affairs degree from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of Wooster, where she currently serves as a trustee and investment committee member. Sally is also active in community service and volunteers as a board member for the Great Lakes Theater Festival and Saint Luke's Family Office of Cleveland.