Board Policy Statement Composed of leaders from the scientific, conservation and business communities, the ECON’s board of directors exercises overall responsibility for the policies, programs and direction of ECON and provides advice and counsel on a broad range of policy and operational matters. The composition of the board, whose members are elected for three-year terms, is chosen to reflect a broad range of scientific and other expertise, with all members having a strong and demonstrated commitment to Ecosystems conservation
The National Council of Ecosystems Conservancy (ECON) was established as an advisory group to the Board. The Council is composed of distinguished scientific, business, political and philanthropic leaders from across the country. Council members form a national network to promote ECON’s conservation and awareness programs and help raise funds.