Portfolio Manager and Director of Research
Lori Keith is the Director of Research and Portfolio Manager of the Parnassus Mid Cap Fund with responsibility for portfolio management for the firm’s Mid Cap strategy. She joined Parnassus Investments in 2005 after serving as a Parnassus research intern. Before joining the firm, Ms. Keith was a Vice President of Investment Banking at Deloitte & Touche Corporate Finance LLC and was a Senior Associate in Robertson Stephens & Company's investment banking division. Prior to that, she worked in the management consulting practice at Ernst & Young. Ms. Keith received her bachelor's degree in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and her master's degree in business administration from Harvard Business School
Parnassus Investments was founded by Jerome L. Dodson in San Francisco in 1984 as an independent investment management company offering responsible investment funds to the public. Every strategy offered by Parnassus is managed using ESG criteria. Parnassus managed approximately $38 billion as of 12/31/2020 across mutual funds and separately managed accounts for institutional clients. We offer five highly active U.S. equity and fixed income strategies with long-term track records—all guided by experienced portfolio managers—to meet your investment needs.