The President of GAGE College is, a member of the academic staff and is entrusted with carrying out the policies and programs established by the Senate. Being responsible for providing the academic leadership, the President ensures the maintenance and advancement of the academic policies of the College. In addition, the President:
Be responsible for the organization and administration of the College.
Make policy recommendations to the Board on all matters that affect the College.
Recommend all additions or changes in personnel and in personnel policies.
Submit an annual budget and administer the Board approved budget.
Have authority to exercise broad, discretionary power along lines established by the Board.
Be responsible for the formulation of all reports as may be required by the Board and by local, state or national agencies.
Recommend to the Board, site locations and site utilization.
Direct the development of the campus building program.
Recommend the establishment of citizen and trade advisory committees.
Lend influence in the development of higher education programs in local, state and national committees and organizations.
Perform such other duties as may be assigned or delegated by the Board of Trustees.
Report to the Board on the financial condition of the College a minimum of three times each budget year.
Initiates and coordinates the formulation of the strategic and budget plans;
Represents the College in all its dealings with third parties and signs contracts and other agreements;
Recruits, builds and retains a professional executive team to achieve effective management;
Consults with Senate members in the development of major policies;
Oversees the implantation of recommendations and regulations passed by the Senate; and
Keeps the Senate informed of significant issues and conditions that have implications for the College.