Kirk has over 19 years in the investment industry. Most recently, he managed a billion-dollar global portfolio for the State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB). While at SWIB, Kirk covered the energy sector and traveled globally searching for investment ideas. Both through empirical research and in his travels, Kirk witnessed the evolving nature of the energy industry and the growing importance and economic viability of investing through a socially responsible lens. Kirk earned his B.A. in Liberal Arts from Concordia College and his M.B.A from the University of St. Thomas.
Kirk lives in Madison, WI, where he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, outdoor activities and time on the water