Doug Chittenden

Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Client Relationships

B.A., Rutgers University
Doug Chittenden is Senior Executive Vice President and Head of TIAA’s Client Relationships team, which serves more than 15,000 retirement plan sponsors in the academic, research, medical and cultural fields.

Doug has more than 30 years’ experience at TIAA in a variety of positions of increasing responsibility. As Head of Client Relationships, he oversees sales, strategy, offer management, relationship and services management, and participant consulting and guidance for our institutional clients. His team is also responsible for managing relationships with key industry leaders and advocacy organizations.
Prior to his current role, Doug led the organization’s consumer product management and development functions, as well as distribution to individual clients of TIAA Direct (now TIAA Bank), 529 college savings plans, the Trust Company, Brokerage Services, IRA and Advisory Solutions, TC Life and Investment Products.
He serves on the Board of Trustees for Signature Theatre in New York City.
Doug holds a B.A. in economics from Rutgers University and is a registered principal of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.
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