Chief Compliance Officer

Marlene Timberlake D'Adamo joined the CalPERS executive team in April 2016 as our chief compliance officer (CCO), responsible for all aspects of the Enterprise Compliance Division. She brings more than 25 years of finance and investment experience to her role.

As CCO she ensures CalPERS' compliance with laws, regulations, and policies.

In the past she has also provided executive leadership as CalPERS' interim chief financial officer.

Prior to joining CalPERS, Marlene served in a number of other leadership capacities in the finance and compliance field, including managing director, senior vice president, Portfolio & Risk Management at PNC Bank in Philadelphia; chief compliance officer of Glenmede Investment Management; and vice president of the Glenmede Trust Company.

She is a former board member to the Committee of 70 and the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, both located in Philadelphia.

Marlene holds a bachelor's degree, magna cum laude, from Seton Hall University, and Juris Doctor degree from the Beasley School of Law, Temple University.