Duke Flags Lowered: Trustee Emerita Janet Hill Dies at Age 74

Janet Hill, a Duke trustee emerita and mother of current trustee Grant Hill, died at 74.

In Hill's honour, Duke flags will be lowered through Thursday.

Janet Hill, a principal of Hill Family Advisors in Fairfax, Va., was the owner and vice president of Alexander & Associates Inc.

From 2006 until 2021, Hill was a Duke trustee.

She's a 2022 recipient of Duke's University Medal for Distinguished Meritorious Service.

Posthumously during Founders' Weekend, Sept. 30 to Oct. 1.

Janet and Calvin Hill were welcomed into the Duke community in 1990 as the parents of basketball recruit Grant Hill for Coach Mike Krzyzewski.

Grant Hill led Duke to national titles in 1991 and 1992 as a two-time All-American.

Cameron Crazies screamed "One more kid" at Janet and Calvin Hill during Grant's last game.