Mr. Branigan is the Chief Executive Officer for the Office of Investment Management at Penn State University, where he is responsible for managing the endowment fund and planned giving assets. A Certified Public Accountant, Branigan has been part of Penn State’s finance administration for over 30 years. He also served as Chief Operating Officer of Hirtle, Callaghan & Co. for two years. He is on the Board of Directors of Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern Pennsylvania and serves as treasurer of the Penn State Research Foundation. Branigan is a member of the Investment Committee of the Centre County Community Foundation. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from Penn State.