AAHHE: American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education, inc.

Board of Directors (2019-2020)

Officers (Elected Annually)

Patricia Arredondo (Chair) Biography(2019-2022)
Patricia Arredondo President, Arredondo Advising Group
Phoenix, AZ

Victor B. Saenz (Chair Elect) Biography(Board Term Expires 2020)
Victor B Saenz Professor & Chair, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy
Executive Director, Project MALES
The University of Texas at Austin

Louis Olivas Loui Olivas (President) Biography(Board Term Expires 2021)
Professor Emeritus, WP Carey School of Business
c/o Arizona State University

1100 S. Cady Mall
Second Floor, Suite A-207-E
Tempe, AZ 85287-5303
Phone: (480) 727-8210
Email: president@aahhe.org
JoAnn Canales JoAnn Canales (Immediate Past Chair) Biography(Board Term Expires 2021)
Founding Dean, College of Graduate Studies &
Professor, College of Education and Human Development
Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5818

Carmen Martínez-López (Treasurer) Biography(2019-2022)
Carmen Martínez-López Dean School of Business and Professional Careers
Westchester Community College

State University of New York
New York 105595

Board Members (Terms)

Jaime Chahín Jaime Chahín Biography(Board Term Expires 2021)
Dean, College of Applied Arts
Texas State University-San Marcos

San Marcos, TX 78666-4616

Waded Cruzado Biography(2019-2022)
Waded Cruzado President
Montana State University

Bozeman, MT 59717

Jim Estrada Biography(2018-2021)
Jim Estrada Principal
Estrada Consulting Group

Austin, TX 78750

Edith Fernandez Biography(2019-2022)
Edith Fernandez Associate Vice President,
Community Engagement & Diversity Initiatives

Nevada State College
Henderson, NV 89002

Adriana Flores-Ragade Biography(2019-2022)
Adriana Flores-Ragade Social entrepreneur
Podcast Host at LatinxAmerica

(as of December 6, 2019)

Emeriti & Founding Board Members

William Aguilar William Aguilar (Vice President) Biography
Vice President Emeritus
California State University, San Bernardino

San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397

Norma V. Cantú Norma V. Cantú
The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX 78712

Alfredo G. de los Santos Jr. Alfredo G. de los Santos Jr.
Founding Vice President
Research Professor
Hispanic Research Center

Arizona State University
Mildred García
Mildred García Former President
California State University Fullerton

Fullerton, CA 92831

Dave Gonzales Dave Gonzales
Retired, Senior Vice President
Great Western Zone

State Farm Insurance Companies

Virginia González
Virginia González Professor, Counselling
Northampton Community College

Bethlehem, PA 18020

Estela López
Estela López Senior Associate
Excelencia in Education

Washington, DC 20036

Eduardo Padrón
Eduardo Padrón President
Miami-Dade College

Miami, FL 33132-2296

Ricardo Romo
Ricardo Romo President, Retired
University of Texas, San Antonio

San Antonio, TX 78249-0600

Emeriti Board Members

Mike Fernandez
Mike Fernandez Corporate Vice President of Corporate Affairs
Cargill, Inc.

Wayzata, MN 55391

Elizabeth R. Gutierrez Biography
Elizabeth R. Gutierrez Lumina Foundation (retired)
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Lou Monville
Lou Monville Trustee
California State University System

Long Beach, CA 90802

Jesús Rangel
Jesús Rengel Interdisciplinary Research
University of the Incarnate World

San Antonio, Texas 78209

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