Tamara Larsen

Executive Director, Mission-aligned Investing, Agility

Tamara Larsen is an Executive Director with Agility, where she leads the Mission-Aligned Investment practice of the firm and sits on the Agility Investment Committee. Tamara is responsible for partnering with clients to further align their investment portfolio with their mission. She has +20 years of investment experience.

Prior to joining Agility/PWP, Tamara was at Russell Investments, where she most recently served as Head of Private Markets Research and was a portfolio manager for a thematic mission-aligned mandate. Prior to Russell, Tamara was Senior Vice President of Centerline Capital Group, where she was a portfolio manager and acquisitions officer for a real estate joint venture with California Public Employees’ Retirement System (“CalPERS”). Tamara also held real estate acquisitions roles at Lehman Brothers, Thor Equities, and J.P. Morgan.

Tamara earned a MSc in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she was a Toigo Foundation fellow, and a B.A. in Economics from Smith College. She serves on the boards of Colorado PBS12 and a renewables venture focused on Africa. She is a member of the Investment Committee for the David Rockefeller Fund, and the Steering Committee for the Intentional Endowments Network.


2020 Trustee Education Institute

Posted on December 22, 2019 by Christopher Fletcher, Jennifer Davis, Robin Snidow, Kathleen Simpson, Laura Collins, Paul Liu, Greg Ratliff, Tamara Larsen, Dana Lanza, Shaady Salehi

past TEI attendees
Attendees, please visit the event website for the most up-to-date agenda and Zoom links. The website passcode was emailed to all registrants. NCFP’s Trustee Education Institute provides a comprehensive introduction to important legal, investment, ethical, grantmaking, and family dynamics issues facing family foundation board members. Featuring a faculty made up of donors, board members, and highly respected philanthropy experts, this… Read More