Kansas City (Mo.) Public School Retirement System hired Fred Alger Management to run $26 million in active domestic small-cap growth equities, confirmed Lori McEvoy, senior vice president of consultant relations for Fred Alger.
The portfolio will be managed by Jill Greenwald, executive vice president and portfolio manager ,according to a Fred Alger news release.
Asset Consulting Group assisted with the search, Ms. McEvoy said.
Thomas Mann, executive director of the $617 million system, could not be reached for comment by press time. An ACG spokesman could not be reached by press time.