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Association of Retirement Organizations
in Higher Education

AROHE Board of Directors 2023-2024

The AROHE Board of Directors provides strategic direction and support to the organization. Comprised of innovative and forward-thinking leaders with expertise in facilitating retiree engagement, the board helps to ensure that AROHE furthers its goal of transforming retirement in higher education. Read board profiles.


Roger Baldwin


Michigan State University

Cherie Hamilton


University of Minnesota

Susan Kress


Skidmore College

Caroline Kane


UC Berkeley

William A. Verdini


Arizona State University


Charles DeSantis

Georgetown University

Emma Gillom Ward

University of Mississippi

Tom Hart

Florida State University

Eric Hockert

University of Minnesota

Hoke Hill

Clemson University

Kaye Jeter

Central State University

Ann Rethlefsen

Winona State University

Cary Sweeney

University of California, Berkeley

Joyce M. Szabo

University of New Mexico

Ex Officio Members

Sue Barnes

Sue Barnes

Executive Director


Janette Brown

Janette Brown

Executive Director Emerita

University of Southern California

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