Maureen O'Hara

Chair, Diversified Business Committee
TIAA Trustee since 2009

Maureen O'Hara PhotoMAUREEN O’HARA, 60, has been the R.W. Purcell Professor of Finance at Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University since 1992; she has taught at Cornell since 1979. She has served as chair of the board of Investment Technology Group, Inc. since 2007, and has been a member of the board since 2003. She has been a director of New Star Financial, Inc. since 2006. Prof. O'Hara teaches graduate courses at Cornell in banking and financial markets. She has also served as Chair of the FINRA Economic Advisory Board, and was a member of the CFTC-SEC "Flash Crash" Commission. She earned a B.S. from the University of Illinois, and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Northwestern University. Dr. O’Hara provides expertise in the areas of economics, banking and finance.