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TIAA Concludes Special Meeting of Shareholders and Contract Owners

TIAA, a leading financial services provider, today announced the election of 10 individuals to serve on the Board of Trustees of the TIAA-CREF Funds and TIAA-CREF Life Funds and the Management Committee of the TIAA Separate Account VA-1. The election took place following the conclusion of a special meeting of shareholders and contract owners on July 17. The purpose of the special meeting of shareholders and contract owners was to elect 10 individuals to the Board of Trustees of the TIAA-CREF Funds and TIAA-CREF Life Funds and the Management Committee of the TIAA-Separate Account VA-1: 

  • TIAA-CREF Funds: Shareholders of the TIAA-CREF Funds elected 10 individuals to serve on the Board of Trustees of the TIAA-CREF Funds.
  • TIAA-CREF Life Funds: Owners of the variable annuity contracts or variable life insurance policies issued by TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company voted to elect 10 individuals to serve on the Board of Trustees.​
  • TIAA Separate Account VA-1: Contract owners of Teachers Personal Annuity, an individual flexible-premium deferred variable annuity funded through the TIAA Separate Account VA-1 of TIAA voted to elect 10 individuals to the Management Committee of the Fund.

 During the special meeting, shareholders and contract owners elected nine current members and one new nominee to the Boards of Trustees and the Management Committee. Current Members:

  • Forrest Berkley
  • Janice C. Eberly
  • Nancy A. Eckl
  • Michael A. Forrester
  • Howell E. Jackson
  • Thomas J. Kenny
  • James M. Poterba
  • Maceo K. Sloan
  • Laura T. Starks

 New Member:

  • Joseph A. Boateng

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