Thomas F. Cooper is a partner in the investment firm of Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo and Co. in Boston. Cooper graduated from Oberlin College in 1978 with a BA in mathematics, and went on to receive his MBA in finance from the University of California at Berkeley in 1982.
An active and long-time member of the Oberlin community, Cooper has served on the Oberlin College Board of Trustees since 2007. He and his wife, Evon, have two college-age children, both of whom are musicians. The Coopers are proud sponsors of the Thomas and Evon Cooper International Competition.