The Board of Directors has the overall responsibility for the corporate governance of the Association, including its strategic direction, the review of the plans established by the management team, the monitoring of performance against those plans and the establishment and implementation of policies and internal controls. The Board of Directors also selects the Executive Director. The Board of Directors is made up of the Association’s Officers (President and two Vice-Presidents), Treasurer, (Immediate) Past President, Executive Director and other office holders.
The Strategic Council is intended to provide guidance to the Board of Directors and the Governing Assembly in the strategic direction of the Association, and to assist in the development and coordination of member activities within the Association.The Strategic Council is made up of representatives from the Specialist Groups, Interest Groups (utilities, researchers, consultants, equipment manufacurers) and developing countries. The council is partially renewed every two-years.