Paula B. Pretlow


Paula B. Pretlow has served on our Board of Directors since April 2021. Ms. Pretlow is a former Senior Vice President of The Capital Group, an investment management firm, where she led the public fund business development and client relationship group and was also responsible for large client relationships from 1999 until 2011. Prior to joining The Capital Group, she worked for Montgomery Asset Management and Blackrock (formerly Barclays Global Investors). She is a member of the board of directors and the audit committee of Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. and a member of the board of directors of Bitwise Industries. She is also an Independent Trustee and audit committee chair for Cion Ares Diversified Credit Fund. In addition, she currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of The Kresge Foundation, The Harry and Jeannette Weinberg Foundation and Northwestern University. Ms. Pretlow holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Business Administration, both from Northwestern University, and is a 2017 Fellow of Stanford’s Distinguished Careers Institute.

 We believe Ms. Pretlow’s leadership experience, including roles in finance and business development, along with her experience as a director qualify her to serve on our Board of Directors.