Advisor, Trustee, Former CIO
Self-Employed, Investment Governance Advisor
Sally Staley is a board member, investment committee chair/member and advisor to the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors of institutional investment management. She retired in 2017 from Case Western Reserve University where she had worked for 15 years, serving since 2006 as CIO for $3 billion of endowment and retirement plan assets. She began her financial career in international bond market research and sales with Salomon Brothers and Merrill Lynch and transitioned to investment management at the State of Wisconsin Investment Board where she established the international fixed income program and managed an international bond portfolio. Sally later worked as Senior Consultant 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. She is also a board member and investment subcommittee chair for Great Lakes Theater Festival Inc., a member of the investment advisory board for Fairport Asset Management, a member of the advisory committee of the Certified Investment Fund Director Institute, and a former board member and investment committee chairperson for the Saint Luke’s Foundation of Cleveland.