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
Chairman: 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): Philippa Nobbs 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
Administrator Wendy Mason
Champions Coordinator John Dwyer FIScT CMI
China Liaison Advisor Geoff Howell MIScT RSci
Fellowship/Overseas Advisor Derek Sayers FIScT
Journal – Assistant Editor
Andy Connelly MIScT MEng
Industry Liaison Advisor James Trout FIScT CMgr RSci
Social Media/Engagement Advisor John-Paul Ashton MIScT RSci
The Education Board – Chaired by Philippa Nobbs
Geoff Howell MIScT RSci
David Forster FIScT
Dr M 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
Andrew Connelly MIScT
Vice Presidents
Maida Davidson FIScT
Terry Evans MIScT
Simon Fairnie FIScT
Ian Gray MIScT
Robert Hardwick FIScT
Ian Moulson FIScT
Derek Sayers FIScT