Sanford Rich serves as Executive Director of the New York City Board of Education Retirement System since January 2016. Previously, Sandy was Chief of Negotiations and Restructuring at the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, a U.S. government agency. Sandy has served as CEO, Director, and Audit Committee Financial Expert of several public and private companies in the ERP, Internet Advertising, Education, and Insurance industries. Sandy’s experience includes distressed and non–investment grade analysis, trading, investment banking, commercial lending, and portfolio management as an executive at broker dealers, commercial bank, and as a principle of two Registered Investment Advisors. Sandy serves on the Investor Advisory Group of the PCAOB.