Kathleen is the Head of Growth Equity and a large cap growth equity portfolio manager. She joined Jennison in 1998. Prior to Jennison, she spent six years with Weiss, Peck & Greer, where she was a managing director and the director of large cap growth equities. Previously, she spent 10 years 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.