Entries by Jerry Liu

Restorative Justice and Recidivism: Evidence from the Make-it-Right Program

The United States criminal justice policy has historically relied on sanctions to enforce compliance.  Sanctions became increasingly punitive beginning in the late 1970s, leading to large increases in the correctional populations. Recent years have seen an effort to dial back the severity of punishments and use alternatives to criminal prosecution. Restorative justice conferencing (RJC) is […]

Sam Sheth

Board of Visitors   Mr. Sam Sheth FOUNDER AND SENIOR MANAGING DIRECTOR OF VERITYPOINT   Sam is a founder and Senior Managing Director of VerityPoint. Since 1994, Sam has worked with several of the nation’s largest corporations and institutions to develop and implement executive and employee benefit plans that are most effective and efficient. He […]

Martha Bailey’s Research Featured in Anderson Review

UCLA’s Martha J. Bailey, along with Brenden D. Timpe & Shuqiao Sun, had their paper Prep School for Poor Kids: The Long-Run Impacts of Head Start on Human Capital and Economic Self-Sufficiency featured in the May 2021 issue of Anderson Review. UCLA Anderson Review is a window into the cutting-edge research of expert faculty who are drawn to […]

Mila Skulkina

Board of Visitors Mila Skulkina BA ‘01 Portfolio Manager, Lord, Abbett & Co. Mila Skulkina, CFA is a Portfolio Manager at Lord Abbett, focusing on Emerging Market Fixed Income strategies. Ms. Skulkina leads the firm’s ESG Sovereign analysis and integration for Emerging Markets. She is a frequent speaker on these and other topics at various conferences.  Prior to joining Lord […]

Michael C. Iracondo

Board of Visitors Michael C. Iracondo, BA ’91 Managing Director – Global Treasury, The Clorox Company Michael provides leadership for Clorox’s cash and banking activities worldwide, managing bank relationships, developing and executing capital structure decisions involving investment, borrowing and debt issuance activities, and supporting the Company’s dividend policy and share repurchase activities. His responsibilities also […]

Elizabeth Obershaw

Board of Visitors Elizabeth Obershaw Managing Director, Horsley Bridge Partners Elizabeth joined Horsley Bridge Partners, a private equity firm, in 2007. For the previous 16 years she was the Chief Investment Officer of Hewlett-Packard Company’s U.S. retirement plans, investing across the major public and private market asset classes. Elizabeth holds a BA from UCLA and […]

Clay D. Young

Board of Visitors Clay D. Young Retired Senior Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP Clay is a retired senior partner from Deloitte & Touche LLP. He served clients predominantly in the Technology and Banking sectors, specializing in ERP implementation and IT/Cyber auditing. He held various roles in practice leadership and for client service teams during his 33 […]

Jeffrey Leitzinger

Board of Visitors Jeffrey Leitzinger Founder and Managing Director at Econ One Research Dr. Leitzinger is an economist with almost 40 years of experience in research and consulting. He started his career with a large national economic consulting firm and rose over the next seven years to join the firm’s Board of Directors.  He has […]

Mark Spindel

Board of Visitors Mark Spindel Founder and Chief Investment Officer Potomac River Capital LLC In 2007, Mr. Spindel launched Potomac River Capital LLC, a Washington-based, registered investment adviser. His firm specialized in managing global macro hedge funds with a specific focus on the intersection of macro-economics, central bank policy and capital markets. The firm’s assets […]