The primary governing body of the Foundation shall be a Board of Directors (The Board). Up to three representatives to the Board shall be selected by each chartered chapter and affiliate, employing the methods of their choice, for a term of not less than two (2) years. Chapters are encouraged to have at least two representatives to the Board. (current board members)

The Executive Committee shall consist of the Officers of the Foundation, plus the WSU Extension Master Gardener Program Leader serving in a non-voting, ex officio status.

The Executive Committee shall be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Foundation.

The Executive Committee shall review chapter charters and affiliate charters for establishment, renewal or termination as needed. Initial approval, renewal or termination of each charter of an independent county chapter, dependent county chapter or affiliate shall be referred with a recommendation to the Board to be voted upon.

(excerpted from The Bylaws, Article V)