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Stephanie Link

Stephanie Link
Managing Director and US Equities Manager, Nuveen, a TIAA company

Stephanie Link is a Managing Director and US Equities Manager at Nuveen, a TIAA company.

Ms. Link manages large-cap equities that are primarily based in the United States. Ms. Link joined the TIAA organization in 2015.

Ms. Link has 25 years of investment experience. Prior to joining TIAA, she spent seven years at The Street as Chief Investment Officer and was the Co-Portfolio Manager and Director of Research of "Action Alerts PLUS", Jim Cramer's Charitable Trust. She was responsible for all premium content at The Street and the daily management of the charitable trust which included macro strategy, portfolio construction and stock selection.

Prior to this role, she spent 10 years at Prudential Equity Group as Managing Director of Institutional Sales and as Director of Research. Ms. Link began her career at Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc. in the institutional sales department.

Ms. Link earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Boston College. She is currently a board member of The Pingry School and the Chairperson of the Investment Advisory Council at Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church.

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Disclosures as of 5/15/2018:

Apple, Abbvie, Abbott Labs, AIG, Alexion, Allergan, Alphabet, Amazon, Air Products and Chemicals, American Express, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, ArcelorMittal, Bank of America, Baxter International, Caterpillar, Chevron, Citigroup, Coca-Cola, Costco, Cisco, Concho, DowDuPont, DXC Technology, Ebay, Estee Lauder, Emerson Electric, EOG Resources, Facebook, Freeport-McMoran, FedEx, General Dynamics, Goldman Sachs, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, JP Morgan, Kering, Las Vegas Sands, Microsoft, Nike, Occidental Petroleum, Parker Hannifin, PayPal, Pinnacle Foods, Prudential, Salesforce, Schlumberger, SunTrust, TE Connectivity, Textron, TJX Companies, Twitter, United Health, Union Pacific, United Rentals, Westlake Chemical, Wynn Resorts, Yum! Brands, Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Zion Bancorp.