Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.11
Liaison R. Johnston
Submission Date March 10, 2014
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University of Missouri, Kansas City
PA-13: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 R. Kaye Johnston
Sustainability Coordinator
Campus Facilities
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Does the institution have a formally established and active committee on investor responsibility (CIR) or similar body that has multi-stakeholder representation (i.e. includes faculty, staff, and students) and otherwise 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 Board of Curators of the University of Missouri bears the ultimate responsibility for the management and oversight of endowment assets. The Board has delegated implementation of the Board's policies to the President of the University. The University officials with operating and supervisory responsibilities are the Vice President for Finance and Administration and the Treasurer.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations and role (e.g. student, faculty, alumni):

Finance Committee

Don M. Downing, Chairman
Wayne Goode
David L. Steward
Amy Johnson, ex officio

Examples of CIR actions during the previous three years:

The University of Missouri Board of Curators February 2012 approved Fidelity Investments as its master administrator to manage the defined contribution portion of the new retirement plan for new employees, as well as its voluntary tax-deferred investment program. Fidelity offers a wide array of social responsible investment opportunities.

The website URL where information about the CIR is available:

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