Susan Aminoff, a Santa
Monica resident for over 30 years, currently serves on the Santa Monica College
Board of Trustees. Dr. Aminoff was first elected to the Board of Trustees in
November 2004. She previously served as vice chair in 2006 and chair in 2007
Dr. Aminoff, a retired
professor of sociology at the Los Angeles Community College District, has been
active in several community college organizations and projects. She is Chair
Emeritus of the Joint Labor-Management Benefits Committee of the Los Angeles
College Guild. She serves as an advisor to benefits committees throughout the
state, and teaches a course in employee health benefits at the Los Angeles
Trade Tech Labor Center. She counsels retiring Los Angeles faculty on
retirement and Medicare issues. While at L.A. Pierce College, she developed and
administered the ENCORE Emeritus College for Lifelong Learning.
Dr. Aminoff currently
serves on The Broad Stage Board of Directors.
She received her
bachelor's degree in sociology from State University of New York at Stony Brook
and a master's in gerontology and master’s and Ph.D. in sociology from the
University of Southern California.