Barbara Lumpkin was named director of industry affairs for Northern Trusts public fund and Taft-Hartley group, a new position. The group delivers master trust, custody, investment management and related services, and foreign exchange to public authority and union-sponsored pension plans. Assets under administration were $350 billion as of June 30.
Ms. Lumpkin joined Northern Trust in December as senior vice president–client service for large public pension plans. She was treasurer, comptroller and budget director for the City of Chicago during the previous five years.