Strategic Plan

Mission

The mission of the Arizona Association of Community College Trustees is to provide collaboration among Arizona’s community colleges governing boards and with the Arizona Community College Coordinating Council.

Vision

Working to ensure broad access to high-quality education and training so that all Arizonans can achieve their post-secondary education and training goals, complete a degree or certificate and/or transfer to a university.

Purpose

The purpose is to provide professional development, to provide a forum for discussion, and to advocate for an excellent, student success focused, accessible and affordable Arizona community college system.

Goals

Organization and Communication

Create a functional AACCT organization through reorganization and up-to-date bylaws.

Provide opportunities for the exchange of ideas, information, and best practices between District Governing Boards.

Organize, encourage and facilitate participation in state, regional and national conferences and events.

Training

Plan, develop, deliver, and evaluate educational programs designed to assist District Governing Board members in understanding and carrying out their responsibilities.

Advocacy

Represent the interests and concerns of District Governing Boards (DGBs), in coordination with AC4, on issues pending before the Arizona State Legislature.

Represent the interests and concerns of District Governing Boards (DGBs), in coordination with AC4, on issues, legislation and community college advocacy pending before Congress.

AACCT Leadership

Director – David Borofsky, Ed. D.
david@azcommunitycolleges.org

Trustees on AACCT Board