The Institute of Science & Technology is an independent body governed by an Executive Committee, members of which are elected by the Corporate Membership of the Institute. The Executive Committee elects Officers annually and each member serves for a term of three years and has the right to stand for re-election at the end of their term of office. All Institute Officers are honorary.

The Executive
President: Helen Sharman CMG OBE FRSC FIScT
Chair: Terry Croft MBE FIScT CSci
Secretary (and PR Advisor): Natalie Kennerley FIScT CSci
Finance Officer: Joan Ward FIScT
Education Officer (and Chair of the Education Board): Arthur Nicholas FIScT
Marketing Officer (and Chair of the Marketing Board and  Diversity & Equality Champion): Kevin Oxley FIScT CSci
Registrar: Michelle Jackson FIScT CSci
The IST also receives valuable support/advice from a number of non-Executive members
Executive Support Officer &
Social Media/Engagement Advisor
John-Paul Ashton MSc MIScT RSci
Champions Coordinator John Dwyer FIScT CMI
China Liaison Advisor Geoff Howell MIScT RSci
Fellowship/Overseas Advisor Derek Sayers FIScT
Journal – Assistant Editor
Industry Liaison Advisor James Trout FIScT CMgr RSci
The Education Board – Chaired by Arthur Nicholas
Geoff Howell MIScT
Melanie Hannah MIScT
Michelle Jackson FIScT CSci
Ian Gray MIScT
Chris Pambou MIScT RSci
The Marketing and Editorial Board – Chaired by Kevin Oxley
Alan Gall FIScT
Stephen Gamble MIScT
Joan Ward FIScT
John-Paul Ashton MIScT RSci
Vice Presidents
Maida Davidson FIScT
Terry Evans MIScT
Simon Fairnie FIScT
Ian Gray MIScT
Robert Hardwick FIScT
Ian Moulson FIScT
Derek Sayers FIScT