SAF contains different bodies including the Board of Directors, House of Society Delegates, Forest Science and Technology Board, National Student Assembly, state societies, working groups, and the national office. Each body has its own unique role and responsibilities that fulfill the mission and Constitution and Bylaws of the Society.
SAF Board of Directors
SAF's Board of Directors provides leadership and direction to the Society of American Foresters to ensure the achievement of its mission. The president, vice-president, immediate past-president, and 11 elected members (one from each voting district) serve on the Board.
Task Forces and National Committees
SAF's Board of Directors establishes task forces to accomplish specific projects or studies. National committees are long term and carry out continuing Society activities.