Kathleen McCarragher is the head of growth equity and a large cap growth equity portfolio manager. She is responsible for overseeing the investment process, strategy implementation, and risk management for Jennison's growth equity platform. Kathleen is also a member of the Jennison Management Team and Jennison Board of Directors. Before joining Jennison in 1998, she was a managing director and the director of large cap growth equities with Weiss, Peck & Greer. Prior to that, she was an investor with State Street Research & Management. Kathleen received a BBA, summa cum laude, in finance and economics from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and an MBA from Harvard Business School.