(A) Shall gain knowledge and understanding of the mission, programs, services, deficiencies, and needs of the specific college, division or department and university.
(B) Shall serve as advocates and ambassadors in communicating the needs, programs, services, and successes of the college, division or department and promoting the image of the university to government agencies, the business and corporate community, foundations, and to the general public.
(C) Shall provide professional expertise and assist the specific college, division or department with programming and services to meet the needs of the citizens, businesses, non-profit sector, and community-at-large.
(D) Shall support the specific college, division or department, and university financially, as well as assist the fundraising staff in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting current and future donors and other funding sources.
(E) Shall keep the trustees, president, and dean or director regularly informed of findings and recommendations.