President's Advisory Groups

Cabinet

The Cabinet is the primary planning body of the University. The Cabinet is responsible for setting the strategic vision of the University and writing its strategic plan. It reviews and recommends approval of other major planning and policy documents to the University president.

Members have the responsibility of serving as a communication link between Cabinet and respective units. This communication, which must be reciprocal, involves anticipating issues, seeking perspective and advice, and sharing information before and after decisions are made.

CIELO President's Advisory Group

The President's Advisory Group for Inclusive Excellence (CIELO-PAG) is a subgroup of the larger Community for Inclusive Excellence, Leadership, and Opportunity (CIELO) Working Group and Affinity Groups.  The CIELO-PAG is chaired by the President's Liaison for Inclusive Excellence and meets regularly with the President to provide support, direct feedback, and information on matters of equity and inclusive excellence. 

For information regarding the CIELO Working Group, please visit the CIELO website to learn of specific activities such as the ASU Equity Retreats, Kindred Spirits, and affinity groups/learning communities including the Women's Affinity Group and the LGBTQ+ Affinity Group. 

Executive Council

Executive Council advises the university president on matters of broad institutional significance. Responsibilities of the Executive Council include:

  • Implementation of the strategic plan
  • Development of an annual budget to support the strategic plan 
  • Advise on day to day operational and personnel matters

Members have the responsibility of serving as a communication link between Executive Council and university constituents. This communication, which must be reciprocal, involves anticipating issues, seeking perspective and advice, and sharing information before and after decisions are made.

Meetings are held the first and third Monday of each month and chaired by the university president.