Governing Body of WWA

The governing body of WWA consists of an eleven member Board of Directors.  The board includes one representative from each region and six members at-large.  The Vice-Chairperson from the previous year assumes Chairperson role.  The Board of Directors elects the Vice-Chairperson, Secretary, and Treasurer from the eleven-member board at their fall meeting.  The four officers comprise the Executive Committee of the Board.

All board members assume office at the conclusion of the fall board meeting, and hold office through the fall board meeting of the following year.  Both past and new members of the board attend the fall board meeting.

Terms of Office

Regional Representatives
Two-year term, to be elected by members of their respective region

  • Northern, Western, & Southern Representatives are elected in even years.
  • Northeastern and Southeastern Representatives are elected in odd years.


At-Large Representatives
Two-year term, to be elected from the full membership

Three at-large members are elected each year

If you are interested in running for a position…

See the Forms page under Resources to find application forms