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Board of Directors and Advisory Committee Members

Board of Directors

Harroll “Hop” Backus
Executive Vice President, States & Communities, AARP

Hollis "Terry" Bradwell III
Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, AARP

William A. Isaacson
Partner, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

Edna Kane-Williams — Board Secretary
Vice President, Multicultural Markets, AARP

Sara Kropf — Board Chair
Principal, Law Office of Sara Kropf PLLC

Elizabeth Mitchell
Partner, WilmerHale

Ira H. Polon
Partner, Dickstein Shapiro LLP

Richard F. Riley Jr.
Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP

Joyce A. Rogers
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