Stephanie Ivy Sanford

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Stephanie Ivy Sanford


Partner and Managing Director, Goldman Sachs

Stephanie Ivy Sanford is a partner with Goldman Sachs Asset Management, serving as co-head of the Americas Institutional Client Business. She leads the team’s business development and client engagement strategy for pensions, healthcare, and nonprofit clients in the US, Latin America, and Canada. Previously, she headed the Asset Management West Coast Institutional Client Business. She joined Goldman Sachs in 1997, and currently serves on the Diversity Committee in Asset & Wealth Management. Currently Vice President for the Association of Securities Professionals (SoCal Chapter), Stephanie serves on the Advisory Board of Girls Who Invest, and the governing Boards of Toigo Foundation, Junior Achievement of Southern California, and Westside Neighborhood School. She holds a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard University and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Wesleyan University with a bachelor’s degree in government and African American studies. Stephanie joined the Parsons board in 2024.

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