The President is the chief executive officer of ASI and is responsible for ensuring the smooth operation, accountability, and representation of the Board of Directors (BOD) by providing strategic direction on student-related issues, policies, and services that affect Cal State LA students and by representing the BOD. In addition, the President provides guidance and ensures focus on the goals of the BOD as developed during the ASI Retreat and maintains a close working relationship with the Executive Director for guidance and support.