Rochelle Hendricks
Academic Strategy

Rochelle Hendricks is an advisor to HealRWorld on strategic partnerships across academic, business and government sectors.

The first Secretary of Higher Education for the State of New Jersey, Rochelle led policy and program development to enhance the capacity and competitiveness of New Jersey’s higher education institutions.  Since her appointment in May 2011, Secretary Hendricks focused on advancing the blueprint for higher education reform as recommended by the Governor’s Higher Education Task Force.

She has implemented the New Jersey Medical and Health Sciences Education Restructuring Act and the Building Our Future Bond Act, building cross‐sector state and national partnerships.