Downtown San Jose

The mission of the San José State University Lucas College and Graduate School of Business Dean's Advisory Board is to assist the Dean, faculty, and staff in attaining global status as a leading college of business.

The Dean's Advisory Board will achieve its mission through a membership of individuals whose business community stature and accomplishments bring credit to the College and who individually and collectively provide:

  • Advice and counsel to the Dean, faculty, and staff on strategy, important issues affecting the future of the College, curricula and programs;

  • Support and assistance to the fundraising efforts of the College;

  • Input to the Dean, faculty, and staff for assessing the progress of the College and measuring achievement of goals and objectives;

  • Insights to the Dean, faculty, and staff on how the College can enhance the impact of its services on various stakeholder groups;

  • Valuable contacts for faculty access to the business community for applied research purposes and to help them further develop their public service skills; and

  • Valuable contacts for students and advice in their career selection decisions and job-seeking activities.