Lisa W. Hess

TIAA Trustee since 2009

Lisa W. Hess PhotoLISA W. HESS, 59, has been President and Managing Partner of Sky Top Capital since 2010. She was Chief Investment Officer of Loews Corporation from 2002 to 2008. She has been a director of Covariance Capital Management, Inc. since 2012 and of TIAA-CREF Trust Company, FSB since 2015 (both companies are wholly owned subsidiaries of TIAA). She has also served as a director of Radian Group, Inc. since 2011, and is a trustee of the Pomfret School and the Richard W. Wolfson Family Foundation. Ms. Hess served as a trustee of the William T. Grant Foundation and the Chapin School until 2013. She earned a B.A. from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. Ms. Hess provides expertise in the areas of investment management and finance and qualifies as an “audit committee financial expert” under SEC guidelines.