Emily Watson (Vice Chair)
Emily Watson works at the TIAA-CREF Institute, a knowledge building and public engagement organization within TIAA-CREF, a provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, and cultural fields. The Institute focuses on financial security and organizational success in the education, charitable and public sectors through research, grants, program initiatives, and partnerships. Emily serves as the Secretary of the New York chapter of TIAA-CREF’s Volunteer Council, a group that facilitates ongoing corporate citizenship initiatives including employee engagement, the employee volunteer program and the corporate giving campaign. Prior to TIAA-CREF, Emily worked with the Clinton Foundation and Merrill Lynch’s Global Wealth Management group.
Originally from California, Emily earned her B.A. and M.P.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. She is also a Career Coach with NYNY.