Amanda Kizer

Director of Impact, Nuveen, a TIAA Company

Amanda is a director and member of the Responsible Investing (RI) team at Nuveen, the investment management business of TIAA.

Nuveen's Responsible Investing team is charged with creating a firm-wide holistic RI vision and executing a unified framework across Nuveen's multi-affiliate structure. Nuveen's RI framework establishes the firm's overall RI philosophy as well as guidelines for incorporating RI disciplines in investment decisions and new product development.

Amanda leads Nuveen's impact measurement and management practice across asset classes. In this role, she is focused on ensuring Nuveen is well positioned to meet the growing demand for impact products and capabilities globally.

Prior to joining the organization in 2020, Amanda led offering development and capital markets initiatives for B Lab, the nonprofit behind the B Corp movement. She started her career in the federal government, working on economic recovery programs for the U.S. Small Business Administration and economic and energy policy the U.S. Department of State.

Amanda holds a Master's of Science from The New School, and graduated cum laude from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.