About the Board of Investment Trustees - People
David J. Locke
Mr. Locke is the Sr. Managing Director–Investments for the National Railroad Retirement Investment Trust (NRRIT) where he is responsible for all investment related activity of the Trust. He joined the Trust in 2003 as the Director of Private Equity, responsible for development and implementation of the Trust’s private equity program.
Prior to joining the Trust, Mr. Locke was a Principal with Prudential Investment Management where he was responsible for Prudential’s private equity fund-of-funds investment program from 2000-2002. At Prudential he oversaw all activities associated with fund-of-funds product development and private equity fund investment activities. From 1993 to 2000, Mr. Locke was the Senior Investment Officer for Alternative Assets at the Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA) where he was responsible for developing and implementing investment strategies for LACERA’s private equity program. Prior to LACERA, Mr. Locke spent fourteen years in the finance organization of Lockheed Martin’s research and development division.
Mr. Locke received his MBA degree from the University of Southern California with honors and received his BS degree in finance from California State University.