Chair, Nominating and Governance Committee
CREF Trustee since 1979
NANCY L. JACOB, 71, has been Principal of NL Jacob Consultant since 2012 andwas the President, Managing Principal, and Founder of NLJ Advisors Inc., an investment adviser from 2006 to June 2012. She was President and Managing Principal of Windermere Investment Associates from 1997 to 2006. She is a former Director and Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Okabena Company, a financial services firm. Dr. Jacob received a B.A. from the University of Washington and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Jacob has served as a CREF Trustee since 1979.