Ms. Mayer is a Managing Director in the Ares Public Markets IR and Corporate Communications Group, where she focuses on public investor relations. Additionally, Ms. Mayer serves on the Ares Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council. Prior to joining Ares in 2014, Ms. Mayer was a Banker at J.P. Morgan Private Bank. Previously, Ms. Mayer was an Associate at Barclays Capital, where she focused on investment banking. In addition, she was an Analyst at Lehman Brothers, where she focused on investment banking. Ms. Mayer holds a B.A. from Williams College in English and Political Science and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business in Management.