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Responsibility for oversight of the foundation assets is placed with the KSU Foundation Board of Directors. Because of the specialized nature of the portfolio and decisions relating to it, the board of directors has formed a standing committee, the Asset Management Committee, to advise the board of directors.

Asset Oversight Responsibilities

asset oversight responsibilties

Investments staff

Lois Cox, CFA, CFP,
Vice President for Investments/CIO

Rush Harvey, CMT, CAIA,
Director of Investments

Luke Townsend
Investment Analyst

Consulting services

Cambridge Associates LLC provides limited consulting services to the KSU Foundation. Cambridge Associates LLC may provide specific projects as requested.


BKD, LLP performs an annual audit of the KSU Foundation that includes a review of the investment function.

Custody services

Custody services are provided by UMB Bank in Kansas City.