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Peggy Roberts, The Riverside Company

"Bringing Jesuit Ideals to Life: In Work and Motherhood"


When and Where
Friday, February 7, 2020
Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Tower

1360 W Mall Drive
Cleveland, OH 44114
There are valet and self park options available.


11:15 a.m. - Register & Visit
12:00 p.m. - Lunch & Speaker


$400 - Table of 10
Table sponsors will receive 10 tickets at a reserved table, a sign on the table, and recognition in the program at the luncheon.

$1,100 - Season Table Sponsor
Season Table Sponsors receive the same benefits listed above at each of the three luncheons in 2020. 

$35 - Individual Ticket

Speaker Biography

Ms. Peggy Roberts joined Riverside in 2004 and is currently Managing Partner and co-Fund Manager of the Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund (“RCAF”).  Ms. Roberts has responsibility for the full breadth of organizational initiatives and priorities within the fund, including: management of the fund’s Human Capital; investor relations and fundraising; marketing and deal origination initiatives; and managing due diligence tools and third-party relationships. 

Previously at Riverside, Ms. Roberts was Managing Director of Organizational Development, a role she held from 2005-2010.  As head of the firm’s Organizational Development area, she oversaw Human Resources, IT, and Strategic Planning for Riverside, globally.

Prior to joining Riverside, Ms. Roberts spent two years as an Associate at Harris Williams & Co. and also worked at Robertson Stephens Inc. as a Senior Associate in the corporate finance, software division after earning her MBA with distinction from the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia (2001).  Prior to earning her MBA, Ms. Roberts worked as a consultant for four years in the Washington, DC office of Accenture, where she focused on business process and change management projects in the Telecommunications industry.  She holds a BS in German from Georgetown University (1995).

2020 Luncheons

Friday, February 7, 2020
Peggy Roberts, The Riverside Company 

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Michael Johnson, John Carroll University

Friday, October 23, 2020
Rosanne Potter, The Cleveland Foundation