Board of Trustees, Council and Committees
Board of Trustees
Chairman: Professor Richard Birmingham
Vice Chairman: Mr Nicholas Pattison
The Board of Trustees is the governing body of the Institution, responsible for the governance and management of the Institution as directed in the By Laws. Trustees are appointed from Members of Council. The President of the Institution is the ex officio Chairman of the Board of Trustees
President: Professor Richard Birmingham
The Council is responsible for communicating the views of the Institution’s members to the Board of Trustees, and for providing guidance and advice to the Board on all matters related to the professional activities of the Institution. Members of Council are elected from and by the members of the Institution.
The duties of the Council are listed in the By Laws.
The Institution's Standing Committees act on behalf of Council on all routine matters relating to their areas of delegated responsibility. They provide guidance to Council and speak on behalf of Council when called upon to do so.