Joanne Hill serves as Senior Advisor for Research and Strategy at CBOE Vest Financial. She has worked with ProShares since 2009 as Head of Institutional Investment Strategy, focusing on ETF research and education. Prior to joining ProShares, Dr. Hill spent 17 years at Goldman Sachs, where she was a Managing Director leading global equity index and derivatives research and advising institutional investors on strategies using index and risk management tools.
A recognized leader in the financial industry, Dr. Hill is a recipient of the William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award and has published extensively on quantitative investment topics, index products, and derivatives. Dr. Hill is a co-author (along with Dave Nadig and Matt Hougan) of A Comprehensive Guide to Exchange-Tra ded Funds (ETFs) published by the CFA Institute Research Foundation. She serves on the board and heads the research committee for the "Q" Group and the CFA Institute Research Foundation. She is on the editorial board of the Financial Analysts Journal, and was a Founding Member and Co-President of Women in ETFs where she currently serves on their board.
She was named one of the ten inaugural recipients of the Top Women in Asset Management Awards by Money Management Executive. Joanne also serves on the Investment Committee of the Montgomery County Public School Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution pension plans. Prior to her career on Wall Street, she was on the faculty of the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) and she has a Ph.D. in Finance from Syracuse University.