James L. Schroeder joined boutique executive recruiter DHR International as global sector leader, asset management. It is a new position. Mr. Schroeder was partner and co-leader of the investment management practice in the Chicago office of recruiter Hudson Highland Group. Manny Serrano, marketing and communications manager of Hudson Highland, did not return a call asking for information about Mr. Schroeder's replacement.
Jarvis V. Hollingsworth was named presiding officer of the $90 billion Teacher Retirement System of Texas board of trustees. He replaces Terence Ellis, who will remain a member of the board, said spokeswoman Julianna Helton. Mr. Hollingsworth, whose term as presiding officer will end Aug. 31, 2007, has been on the board since 2002. He is a partner in the public law section of the law firm Bracewell & Patterson.