Chair, Risk and Finance Committee
TIAA Trustee since 2004
DONALD K. PETERSON, 65, is a trustee of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and a director of the Sanford C. Bernstein Fund, Inc., a family of mutual funds, since 2007. He also serves on the board of directors of TIAA-CREF Trust Company, FSB (a wholly owned subsidiary of TIAA) since 2015, and is a member of the Committee for Economic Development, serving on its Policy and Impact Committee. He earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business Administration. Mr. Peterson provides significant experience in telecommunications, business management, and financial reporting. Mr. Peterson qualifies as an “audit committee financial expert” under SEC guidelines.