Lance Robertson

Former US Assistant Secretary for Aging, HHS Administration for Community Living

A career public sector leader, Lance Robertson began his career as an Administrator at Oklahoma State University before working under two Governors as the State of Oklahoma’s Director of Aging Services (2007-2017), running the State agency responsible for services to older adults and people with disabilities. In 2017, he was nominated by President Donald J. Trump and then unanimously confirmed by the US Senate to serve as the nation’s fifth US Assistant Secretary for Aging. In that bifurcated role, he also served as Administrator for the HHS Administration for Community Living (2017-2021).