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Janet E. Porter

Member, AARP Board of Directors

Janet E. Porter, Ph.D., of Hilton Head, S.C., has 35 years of experience as a hospital administrator, teacher, association executive, consultant, public health leader and patient advocate. She joined Stroudwater Associates in 2012 and serves as a part-time strategy and operational consultant to academic medical centers, specialty hospitals, physician practices, pharmaceutical companies and national associations. Previously, she managed large health care facilities, including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, where she was chief operating officer from 2006-2012. She has served on several nonprofit community, state and national boards.