Steve Cunningham

Chief People Officer

Steve joined TD in April 2019 with a diverse background from more than 20 years of executive human resources experience. He has led numerous human resources, benefits, talent acquisition/development, and retention strategies with Essilor of America, a leading optical products developer and manufacturer. Steve continually works to create a unified organization. He was responsible for the introduction and execution of programs and policies that benefited the company and its 9,000-plus employees. Prior to Essilor, Steve spent time in HR leadership roles with Frito-Lay, BCE West, and the Circle K Corporation.


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Steve holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology from Creighton University and a master’s degree in industrial/organizational psychology from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

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He is on the board of directors for Frisco (Texas) Family Services Center and a member of the Society of Human Resources Management.