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 Chair, Department of Educational Leadership
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

1120 S. Cady Mall
Second Floor, Suite A-207-E
Tempe, AZ 85287-5303
Phone: (480) 727-8210
Fax: (480) 965-7165
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

Stella Flores Biography(2017-2020)
Stella Flores Associate Professor
Higher Education
Director of Access & Equity
New York University

New York, NY 10003


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



Al Kauffman Biography(2019-2022)
Al Kauffman Professor of Law
St. Mary’s University School of Law

One Camino Santa Maria
San Antonio, Tex. 78228


(as of July 01, 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
Professor
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 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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