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2023-2024 ILR Board

Executive Committee


Ben Mattox (2nd term ends 2026)

Vice Chair

Paul Allen (2nd term ends 2026)


Sante Matteo (2nd term ends 2026)


Pat Sidley (2nd term ends 2025)

At-Large Members

Mary Jane Berman (1st term ends 2024)

Tom Cooke (1st term ends 2026)

Carolyn Gard (2nd term ends 2024)

Don Hanson (2nd term ends 2026)

Anne Morris-Hooke (1st term ends 2026)

Rod Nimtz (1st term ends 2024)

Robin Seaver (2nd term ends 2026)

Chris Skoglind (1st term ends 2026)

Ex Officio Members

Leah Janssen, Scripps Gerontology Center

Judy Macke, ILR Program Manager

Cheryl D. Young, Associate Vice President, Global Initiatives

Board Meeting Minutes and Annual Reports

Minutes from monthly board meetings and Annual Reports are available from the ILR office upon request.

Board Meetings

The ILR Board of Directors meets the third Tuesday of February, May, August, and November from 2:00-3:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the ILR membership. Check with the ILR office for meeting locations.

ILR Organizational Structure

Article IX, Section 1 of the ILR Bylaws specifies, “There shall be an Annual Meeting for the membership each calendar year at which the Board of Directors and its officers shall be elected and annual reports will be presented and received.”

The Nominating Committee will present a slate of candidates for a voice vote for the Board of Directors and the officers. The board consists of twelve members, each serving three years (renewable once). Members may volunteer themselves or make recommendations to the Nominating Committee for these positions.

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The Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR)

The Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR) at Miami University provides opportunities to explore, develop, and share knowledge and skills in a wide variety of topics. Courses taught by volunteer instructors, complemented by a variety of special events, enable participants to broaden their horizons and engage with other lifelong learners.

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Oxford, OH 45056
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