Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 59.16
Liaison Rebecca Walker
Submission Date Feb. 6, 2014
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Southern Oregon University
PAE-16: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Roxane Beigel-Coryell
Sustainability & Recycling Coordinator
Facilities Management & Planning
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Does the institution have a committee on investor responsibility or similar body that meets the criteria for this credit?:

The charter or mission statement of the CIR or other body, which reflects social and environmental concerns, or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns :

The SOU Foundation has an investment committee whose objective is to achieve long-term performance in order to provide inter-generational equity through our endowment fund. In conjunction with an investment consultant, the committee makes investments that take into account, risk, diversification, total return, and how they correlate with University priorities, including sustainability commitments. Environmental issues are addressed in SOU's Strategic Plan, which the Foundation supports. The Finance Committee is currently working with students to consider divesting from fossil fuels and moving toward socially responsible investments.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations:

Blair Moody, Bureau of Land Management
Jeff Cutler, Cascade Investment Council, LLC
Sid DeBoer, Lithia Motors, Inc.
Greg Koenig, Koenig Investment Advisory, LLC
Shaun Franks, SOU Student

Recent examples (within the past 3 years) of CIR actions:

The website URL where information about the committee is available:

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