Michelle Seitz, CFA

Director
Michelle Seitz, CFA has served as a member of our Board since December 2020. Ms. Seitz has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Russell Investments, a global investment solutions provider, since September 2017, and as Chairman since January 2018. Previously, Ms. Seitz worked in various positions at William Blair, a global investment banking and wealth management firm, from February 1996 to August 2017, most recently serving as the Chief Executive Officer of William Blair Investment Management, Chairman and President of William Blair Funds, and as a Board Member from June 2001 to August 2017. Ms. Seitz currently serves on the board of directors of the Washington Roundtable and on the Dean’s Council of Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, and a member of Challenge Seattle, an alliance of chief executive officers of multinational companies within the Seattle region. Ms. Seitz is a past director of the Financial Accounting Foundation, providing oversight of FASB and GASB. Ms. Seitz obtained a B.S. in accounting from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business and her Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1990.