J. Tomilson Hill
J. Tomilson Hill , Vice Chairman, The Blackstone Group
J. Tomilson Hill is Vice Chairman of The Blackstone Group where he serves on the Board of Directors. Mr. Hill is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day activities of the firm's marketable alternatives group, including investment management, client relationships, marketing, operations and administration. He also serves as a member of Blackstone's Management and Executive Committees as well as the Private Equity group's Investment Committee, where he participates actively in the development and review of merchant banking transactions. Mr. Hill has 32 years of financial industry experience. A graduate of Harvard College and the Harvard Business School, Mr. Hill is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations where he chairs the Investment Committee, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Lincoln Center Theater, where he serves as Vice Chairman. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. In addition, Mr. Hill is a member of the Investment Committee of the Smithsonian Institution's endowment. He formerly was on the Board of Trustees of Milton Academy and The Nightingale-Bamford School. Mr. Hill is a founding member of the Advantage Testing Foundation's Board of Trustees.