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The following sites are presented by Affiliate Members of the Illinois Public Pension Fund Association. Affiliate Members offer services that assist pension funds in fulfilling their statutory obligations and we encourage our members to patronize these businesses. However, the content of these sites are the opinions of the organizations in question and do not necessarily reflect the policies or opinions of the Illinois Public Pension Fund Association.

The Affiliate member receives one calendar year membership (January 1 through December 31). This membership includes admittance to all IPPFA events, registration for four people at our Illinois Pension Conference and the MidAmerican Pension Conference including booth space if desired.

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Argent Capital Management

Money Management

Meghan James


100 South Brentwood Blvd., Suite 110 St Louis, MO 63105

BMO Global Asset Management

Money Management

Meghan Ryan

115 South LaSalle Street, 11th Floor Chicago, IL 60603

Capital Gains Inc.

Investment Managers & Advisor

Gary Karshna

Margaret Bujak

8060 West Oakton Street, Suite 102 Niles, IL 60714

Chicago Clearing Corporation

Brian Blockovich

404 S. Wells St, Suite 600 Chicago, IL 60607

Fiduciary Trust International

Amed Avila

2 Alhambra Plaza, Penthouse #1 in Coral Gables, FL 33134


George Cataudella

280 Park Ave. in New York, NY 10017

First Midwest Bank

Investment Advisor

Michael Stuart

1445 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642


James Ringer

2801 West Jefferson Street, Joilet, IL 60435

Hammond Investment Management, LLC

Investment Advisor & Money Management

Timothy Hammond

11632 Parkside Lane Mokena, IL 60448

Isthmus Partners, LLC

An Asset Management Firm

Frank Gambino

Sara Trachte

1 S. Pinckney St., Suite 818 in Madison, WI 53703

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC

Securities Litigation, Governance And Derivative

Dahlia Ronen

Lewis S. Kahn

Kehoe Law Firm

Law Firm

John A. Kehoe, Esq.

Kevin P. Cauley

Two Penn Center Plaza, 1500 JFK Blvd., Suite 1020 in Philadelphia, PA 19102

Lazard Asset Management

Asset Management

Sean Delaney

30 Rockefeller Plaza, Floor 57, New York, NY 10112

Lord, Abbett & Co., LLC

Investment Advisor

Greg Schneider

Kathleen Swartz

90 Hudson Street Jersey City, NJ 07302

Lowery Asset Consulting

Investing Consulting Firm

Jeffrey S. Kowalczyk

Ben Kresner

Lowery Asset Consulting – 30 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 3850, Chicago, IL 60606

Manulife Asset Management

Asset Manager

Patrick Scanlon

197 Carendon St. in Boston, MA 02116

Meketa Investment Group

Investment Advisor

Alexandra Wallace

Frank Benham

100 Lowder Brook Drive, Suite 1100 Westwood, MA 02090

MFS Investment Management

Greg C. Jones

Patrick Tonelli

111 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02199

New Concept Benefit Group

Investment Advisor

Doug Aller

208 Brown Ave., Suite B Forest Park, IL 60130

Nikko Asset Management

James Fadel

Andrea Chadwick

535 Madison Ave, Suite 2500 New York, NY 10022

PGIM Fixed Income

Fixed Income

Amanda Friedman

Kwadwo Acheampong

655 Broad St., Newark NJ 07102

Rockwood Capital Advisors, LLC

Investment Advisor

D. Andrew (Andy) Holtgrieve

Anthony Brown

13801 Riverport Dr., Suite 301, Maryland Heights, MO 63043

Schroders Investment Management

Investment Advisor

Catherine Mazza 

Tiffany Stack

Schroders Investment Management – 7 Bryant Park, New York, NY 10018

Seizert Capital Partners

Money Management

Cheryl Kotlarz


185 Oakland Ave., Suite 100, Birmingham, MI 48009

Sikich LLP

Accounting Firm

Frederick Lantz

Brian LeFevre

Sikich LLP – 1415 W. Diehl Rd, Suite 400 Naperville, IL 60563

Weaver C. Barksdale & Associates

Investment Advisor

Ann Roberts

1 Burton Hills Blvd., Suite 100, Nashville, TN 37215

Ron Partain

9609 Oak Point Cove, Memphis, TN 38002

William Blair & Company

James Dominguez

150 N. Riverside Plaza, Suite 3500, Chicago, IL 60606

Woodlake Medical Management, Inc.

Chris Rock

800 E. Northwest Hwy, #700 Palatine, IL 60074

Ziegler Capital Management, LLC

Todd A. Davis

70 West Madison Street, Suite 2400, Chicago, IL 60602


David Drzadinski

100 E. Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53202