Ehnes Wins Lillywhite Award
October 31, 2011
Jack Ehnes, CEO of the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), today was named the winner of the 2011 EBRI Lillywhite Award, which recognizes outstanding lifetime contributions to Americans’ economic security.
The award is sponsored by the nonpartisan Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI), a nonprofit research organization based in Washington, DC, and announced today at the Pensions&Investments West Coast defined contribution conference in San Francisco.
The award is named for Ray Lillywhite, a pioneer in the pension field with Alliance Capital, who for decades guided state employee pension plans. EBRI established the award in 1992 to acknowledge contributions by persons who have had distinguished careers in the investment management and employee benefits fields and whose outstanding service enhances Americans’ economic security.
The full press release on the award is online here.