Jean Lin is a Managing Director, portfolio manager and research analyst for the TIAA-CREF organization. Ms. Lin is a co-portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF High Yield Fund and is also a member of the high-yield team, responsible for covering the cable, telecom, paper and packaging, homebuilding and building materials sectors. She was one of the original members of the high-yield team, which TIAA formed in 1995. Since that time, Ms. Lin has been investing almost exclusively in the high-yield market.
Ms. Lin joined TIAA-CREF in 1994 and has 21 years of investment experience.Ms. Lin holds a B.S. in business administration from the State University of New York at Albany and an M.B.A. in finance from New York University. She is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.