Board of Trustees Priorities / President's Goals

July, 2016 – June, 2017

Board Priorities

  1. Continue to develop the Board professionally.
  2. Continue to advocate for Aims Community College locally, state-wide and nationally.
  3. Support the College in accomplishing its goals.
  4. Focus on and update Board policies (0-99) to include a Code of Ethics.
  5. Continue a strategic focus on the future of the Aims Community College and how it supports the region, the State, and the Nation.

President’s Goals and Activities

  1. Continue to focus on student access & success, retention, completion & learning college culture.
  2. Assist the College with enculturation of the many new employees, re-alignment, and leadership structure.
  3. Continue to develop relationships with the communities in the Aims district.
  4. Review and update College policies and procedures. [This year will focus on defining the process and timeline, creating the templates, and begin with the Board policies 0-99.] *
  5. Complete the 2014- 2017 strategic plan. Begin the 2018 – 2021 strategic planning process by defining the process and timeline, creating the templates, and requesting the BOT confirm the mission, vision, and values of the College.  *
  6. Ensure fiscal stability and maintain meaningful reporting.


  1. Begin 50TH ANNIVERSARY year-long celebration!!!!! (January, 2017) *
  2. Prepare for HLC site visit. *
  3. Complete BPR Business Administration Procurement process and Human Resources Hiring process and begin phase II BPR projects (TBD). *
  4. Focus on upgrading system-wide administrative technology.

* = first year of goal/activity that will continue into the following year.