Marta Tienda

Chair, Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility Committee
TIAA Trustee since 2005

Marta TiendaMARTA TIENDA, 63, has been the Maurice P. During ‘22 Professor in Demographic Studies at Princeton University since 1999, where she joined the faculty as Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs in 1997. From 2010 to 2011, she was a research fellow at New York University Center for Advanced Research in Social Sciences. Dr. Tienda is on the boards of the Jacobs Foundation and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. She is also a member of the visiting committee at the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, a member of the Diversity Advisory Committee of Brown University, a member of the Advisory Committees of the American Education Research Association and the National Research Council’s Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, a director of the Consortium of Social Science Associations, and a member of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. She resumed service in 2012 as an advisor to the Stanford University Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality. She earned a B.A. from Michigan State University and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Tienda provides expertise in the areas of marketing, demographic studies and sociology.