The IESALC Governing Board is the management body that, within the framework of the guidelines approved by the UNESCO General Conference every two years, supervises and adjusts the Institute’s work program regarding its implementation and execution.

The Institute is presided over by a Governing Board which currently comprises nine members:

President – Andrew Augustine (Grenada) – Official of the Ministry of Education.

Vice president – Rutilia Calderón (Honduras) Former Minister of Education – UNAH former Rector ai and Academic Vice Rector.

Paulo Falcón (Argentina) – Former National Director for University Management.

Alfonso Fuentes Soria (Guatemala) Former Rector of the Universidad de San Carlos. 

Dixton Montgomery Findlay (San Vicente y Las Granadinas) – Deputy Director of Education / Minister of Education.

Francis del Carmen Arguinzones Lugo (Venezuela) – Former Deputy Minister of Higher Education.

Aldo Nelson Bona (Brasil) – Former Rector of the Universidade Estadual do Centro-Oeste / ABRUEM.

María Altagracia López Ferreiras (República Dominicana) – Academic Vice Rector of the Santo Domingo Institute of Technology / Dominican Association of University Rectors.

Olda María Cano de Araúz (Panamá) Academic Vice Rector of the Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí / Panama Rectors’ Council (CRP).