Jennifer M. Kilpela, CFA
Jennifer Kilpela is a Managing Director of Monticello Associates. Her responsibilities include maintaining client relationships and assisting in the manager evaluation process. Ms. Kilpela also has responsibility for real asset manager research and contributes to the firm’s asset allocation process.
Prior to joining Monticello in 2010, Ms. Kilpela was a Senior Investment Analyst with the George Washington University Investment Office, where she was responsible for covering a broad range of asset classes and investment managers. Ms. Kilpela also worked as a Marketable Alternatives Analyst at The University of Texas Investment Management Company (UTIMCO), focusing on hedged equity and absolute return investment managers. She started her career as an investment banking analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston.
Ms. Kilpela graduated magna cum laude from The University of Texas at Austin, earning a BBA with a major in Finance and a minor in Mathematics. She also received an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. Ms. Kilpela is a CFA charterholder.
She and her husband Jason reside in the Denver area with their twin daughters, Hannah and Sydney.