The mission of the Office of Treasury & University Investments is to support the management of university’s financial resources and works collaboratively with other financial offices within the University to manage and report on liquidity, cash investing, non-pooled endowments, special situations and planned giving programs.
For nearly 24 years, Lelia has held several positions with Tulane University in Treasury and Investments, including Director of Investment Operations, Director of Investments, Assistant Treasurer, and Treasury Analyst. Prior to joining Tulane University, Lelia worked as a Securities Trader and Analyst in the Trust Department at First National Bank of Commerce in New Orleans. Her previous experience also includes commodities trading for Howard, Weil, Labouisse, Friedrichs. Lelia has a BA in Finance from University of Louisiana-Lafayette and a MA in Economics from University of New Orleans. Lelia is a CFA charter holder.