“Working in tandem with her son John Mullen, Ruth is known for her unflinching advice and guidance through both challenging and robust times.”
Ruth has over 35 years of investment management experience, as well as background in trust, estate and retirement plan administration. Prior to joining Parsons Capital Management in 2008, Ruth was a principal in Ocean State Asset Management and, before that, with New England Trust Company since 1980. Ruth currently serves on the Board of Directors, the Finance Committee and chairs the Investment Committee of Save the Bay. She also serves on the Board of Overseers of the Providence Children’s Museum and the Providence Art Club Investment Committee. Ruth has served on the Boards of the Providence Public Library, Providence Country Day School, Providence Children’s Museum and on the philanthropic services committee at the Rhode Island Foundation. She graduated from Vassar College and received a master’s degree from the New School for Social Research in New York.