|Liaison||Dorothea Von Herder|
|Submission Date||Aug. 18, 2011|
PAE-16: Committee on Socially Responsible Investment
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 or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns :
The Subcommittee on Proxy Voting (SPV), a subcommittee of the Trustee's Investment Committee, is responsible for the proxy voting policy of Wellesley College and votes on all proxy proposals that are not covered by the policy. In practice, that means that the SPV votes on the vast majority of social and environmental issues.
Members of the CIR, including affiliations:
Membership to this committee rotates annually and includes six trustees (including the chair and vice chair of the board and the chair of the Investment Committee), two faculty members, and two students.
The Subcommittee is staffed by the Chief Investment Officer and the Director of Investment Operations.
The website URL where information about the committee is available: