Karen J. Candelori focuses on the public investments for RWJF and oversees the operational areas of the department related to custodian services, investment performance, and transition and liquidity management.
Candelori began working at the Foundation in 1983 assisting the portfolio manager of the internally managed fixed income fund. She was promoted in 1989 to manager of investment department operations/administration and in 1994 to fixed income portfolio manager. She co-managed the fixed income portfolio from 1994 to 1997 and assumed her current responsibilities in 1998.
Candelori is a member of the board of directors of the Princeton University Federal Credit Union.