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• Serve as a center of influence and hub of information exchange and referral on rural health care and workforce issues for the College of Nursing and the community.

• Participate and hold leadership positions in multiple organizations at local, state, and national levels to provide rural perspective and input on various health care and policy issues.

• Maintain access and affordability through the provision of quality continuing education for rural nurses and other health care providers.

• Evaluate need for specialty-based continuing education and the impact of education on patient care.