Otha T. "Skip" Spriggs III
Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer, TIAA-CREF
Otha T. "Skip" Spriggs III has been appointed executive vice president, chief human resources officer at New York-based TIAA-CREF. He reports to Chief Executive Officer Roger W. Ferguson Jr., and serves on the financial services firm's executive management team.
Spriggs was most recently senior vice president of human resources at Boston Scientific, where he oversaw recruiting, compensation, benefits, policies, training and leadership development for more than 25,000 employees worldwide. He previously held leadership roles at the Home Depot, Levi Strauss & Co., UPS and Catalent Pharma Solutions Inc., and served as senior vice president of human resources at Cigna Corp., where he was also the company's chief diversity officer and president of the Cigna Foundation.
Spriggs holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Towson State University.