Barbara Hiss Bruning has been appointed to fill the final thirteen months of Kathy Jensen’s term of office as a Foundation Director, effective June 1, 2018. Kathy will remain in her position through May 31, 2018.
Barbara was initiated into Theta Psi chapter at the University of Toledo. She has currently been serving AOII as a Foundation Ambassador and as a member of the Foundation Board Development & Governance Committee. In addition, Barbara has been representing AOII as a Panhellenic Delegate to the Rochester Alumnae Panhellenic. Since 1996, Barbara has been a member of the Rochester Alumnae chapter, and among other offices, she has served as their President.
Barbara is a Rose Award winner, a Life Loyal Charter member, an 1897 Society Founder, and she won the Philos Award for Excellence in Panhellenic for the Rochester Alumnae Chapter. Barbara established the Barbara Hiss Bruning Scholarship Fund within the AOII Foundation, which will benefit our collegians for many years to come.
Barbara and her husband, John, live in Pittsford, New York, a suburb of Rochester. She will spend time learning her new Foundation Board responsibilities, before she assumes her official duties on June 1st. For those attending Leadership Institute in June, please introduce yourself to Barbara and welcome her to the Foundation Board!