Retirement Investment Advisory Committee (RIAC)

The primary purpose of the RIAC is to select funds that assist participants in meeting their retirement income goals. To meet this objective, the Plan is set up to offer a broad range of designated investment options, each of which is diversified, and all of which taken together, allow participants to minimize or reduce investment risk while constructing portfolios appropriate to their individual circumstances.

The committee is made up of the following staff and faculty members:

Patricia Campbell,
Executive Vice President Office of the Executive Vice President
Julien Carter Vice President, Human Resources Human Resources
Robbyn Dewar Director of Benefits H.R. Benefits Office
Sally Dungan Chief Investment Officer Investment Office
William A. Masters, PhD Professor Food Policy & Applied Nutrition
Thomas McGurty Vice President, Finance; Treasurer Finance
Scott Sahagian Executive Administrative Dean Office of the Dean of Arts & Sciences
Joseph McManus Executive Associate Dean Office of the Dean, Cummings Veterinary School
Daniel Richards Professor Economics

ERISA Counsel/Retirement Investment Consultants

Gregg Ginn Verrill Dana LLP  
Diane Vallerie Improta Aon Hewitt  
Claire P. Shaughnessy Aon Hewitt  
Diane Smola Aon Hewitt  

Important Contact Information

Fidelity Investments
(800) 642-7131

(800) 842-2761
One-on-One Consultations:
(800) 732-8353

Tufts Support Services
(617) 627-7000