Associate Treasurer of Asset Management Eugenia Collis manages all investment portfolios and investment activities for the District. This includes oversight of the general and reserve funds, the District’s 401(a) and 457(b) retirement programs, the 529 College Savings program, the District’s Other Post-Employment Benefit trust program and the DC Able program. Collis also is responsible for the Unclaimed Property division within OFT. She has served in this role since 2017.
Prior to joining the District, Collis was chief of staff at Vulcan, Inc. a privately held multi-billion-dollar diversified company focused on real-estate development, investment management, wildlife conservation, environmental issues and media production. As executive advisor to the president/COO, she was a champion for organizational direction, projects and initiatives. Prior to Vulcan, she was senior vice president and corporate treasurer for Discovery Communications, Inc., a $23-billion global media company that produces content across multiple distribution platforms throughout the world. She had global responsibility for all treasury, capital and risk management functions including finance, capital structure, treasury operations, cash investments, and financial and corporate risk management. She was previously vice president and assistant corporate treasurer. Before joining Discovery, Collis was director of Treasury Operations and Portfolio Administration at Freddie Mac.
She holds a master’s of science degree in finance from American University, Washington, DC, and a bachelor’s in business administration from Villanova University, Pennsylvania. She maintains a Certified Treasury Professional designation and is a member of the Association for Financial Professionals. Collis is also a board member and treasurer of a local, not-for-profit organization.