KY System Announces New CIO

November 30, 2010 ( – Kentucky Retirement Systems has announced that T.J. Carlson  is its new Chief Investment Officer.

Carlson has over 19 years of investment experience including senior level experience at EnnisKnupp where he was a Principal. He previously served as Chief Investment Officer and Treasury Director for Marshfield Clinic in Marshfield Wisconsin.  Prior to that he was the Chief Investment Officer for the West Virginia Investment Management Board and was a Senior Investment Officer at the Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS).  

According to the announcement, Carlson received a Masters in Business Administration from Drake University..