Carol Deckbar is Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of TIAA-CREF Asset Management, a division of the company's Asset Management organization. She is responsible for the strategy, planning, operations, business development and product management of public and private securities, real estate, alternatives and mutual fund products and services. Ms. Deckbar is a member of the Asset Management leadership team led by Robert Leary.
Prior to joining TIAA-CREF, Ms. Deckbar was a Senior Vice President of Consumer Banking and Investment Products for Regions Bank, and before that she served as Senior Vice President of Asset Management Product and Marketing.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Deckbar served as Senior Vice President, Managing Director, for Bank of America Capital Management. She began her Asset Management career with the Evergreen Funds where she served as Director of Marketing and Product.
Memberships are held by Mrs. Deckbar at CEB Council on Financial Competition, Retirement Coalition and VIP Forum, and Investment Company Institute. She received a B.S., cum laude, from Elon University.