The Treasury Office is responsible for the investment and administration of the University of Washington’s assets including the Consolidated Endowment Fund, Invested Funds (operating funds), life income and non-consolidated endowed gifts.

The Treasury Office assists in issuing debt financings to fund certain capital projects and to acquire real and personal property. In addition, the Treasury Office facilitates the processing of security gifts.

Elizabeth Cherry
Interim Vice President, Finance and Facilities

Chris Malins
Associate Vice President, Treasury


Investment responsibilities for the Consolidated Endowment Fund and the Invested Funds fall under the University of Washington Investment Management Company (UWINCO).

Keith Ferguson
Chief Investment Officer