Governing Council

Welcome to the Governing Council

The Governing Council is the main governing body of the Association and meets in full once a year, the day prior to the ISA Annual Convention. In addition to the Executive Committee, chairs and presidents of the sections, regions and caucuses, the Governing Council is also made up of the three Vice President-Elects, six Members-at-Large, the Annual Convention Program Chair(s), the Publications Representative and the UN-NGO Representative. Any changes made to the policies and procedures of ISA must be approved by the ISA Governing Council.

The ISA President

Deborah Avant is the ISA 2022-2023 President, and is the acting president for the ISA 2023 Convention.

Meet the President

Governing Council 2023

For details on the 2023 Governing Council meeting, check out the link below:

Governing Council
2023 Meeting