"NAFSA punches with political legitimacy, vibrancy, and a responsiveness to change that would rival many other organizations and they truly embrace that 'membership is leadership.'"
Trevor Goddard, Monash University
Leadership Driving the Field
Become a Leader
Hundreds of NAFSA members volunteer to serve the association to create and disseminate knowledge, to influence public policy, and to maintain a strong organization.
Board of Directors
NAFSA's leadership structure is led by a Board of Directors. The board guides the association through its Strategic Plan that sets out goals and objectives over a three-year horizon.
NAFSA's office is led by the executive director and CEO, senior advisers, and deputy executive directors.
Subcommittees are assigned specific outcomes to carry out by the knowledge community or committee to which they report.