The IVSA is governed by its Executive Board, which consists of President, Vice-President, Secretary-Treasurer, Technology Advisor, Visual Studies Editor, Student Board Member and nine elected Board Members. The Secretary-Treasurer, Editor and Technology Advisor are nominated by the President and ratified by the Executive Board.
Three IVSA Executive Board positions are open for election. These three year appointments will be from January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2019. Board members are expected to participate in Board discussions and decision making in an ongoing manner through email communication, and to play an active role on various IVSA standing and ad hoc committees. Additionally, during their three year term, they are expected to attend at least two Board Meetings held the day prior to the annual conference.
Each nominee has supplied a short statement that describes their academic, other relevant background and interest in the IVSA.
Online voting by IVSA members will be open December 1st through December 15th.