Effective January 1, 2020, the Board of Trustees of the Mercer Funds have appointed Joan E. Steel as an Independent Trustee. She will serve as a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance and the Audit Committees of the Board. The Mercer Funds, a family of mutual funds, are advised by Mercer Investment LLC., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of the Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Ms. Steel was nominated by the Independent Trustees, based on the recommendation of the Nominating Committee, to serve as an Independent Trustee of the Trust. Her experience has included serving as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Alpha Wealth Advisors LLC, an independent financial consulting firm. She serves on the boards of various non-profit organizations and private companies including the NACD Chicago chapter board chairing the Nominating and Governance committee.