EMASS is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of at least seven (7) Members and not exceeding fourteen (14) Members. The specific number of Directors to be elected for the ensuing year shall be recommended by the nominating and election committee and approved by the Board.

The Board is responsible for management of EMASS and is the sole and exclusive authority for determining, implementing and overseeing policies, rules and regulations. The Officers have no independent policy or rule making authority.