Council Committees

The governing council is comprised of an executive committee and ten standing committees that watch over the financial, operational and programmatic areas of The Wilderness Society.

The council works primarily through its committees, which begin important discussions and make recommendations to the full council for approval. The committees include:

  • Executive Committee
  • Philanthropy/Capitol Campaign Committee  
  • Governance and Board Development Committee
    Nominating Subcommittee
  • Diversity Committee
  • Finance Committee
    Audit Subcommittee
  • Legal Committee
  • Designations Task Force
  • Energy Task Force
  • Constituency Task Force