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I Am a Governor

This information is provided for current American College of Surgeons (ACS) Governors to access resources related to their work as a Governor. For additional information, contact

Leadership Team

The Board of Governors (BoG) consists of a seven member Executive Committee.

The Nominating Committee of the Board of Governors nominates Regents and the Board of Governors Executive Committee.

The Nominating Committee of the Fellows nominates ACS Officers and Governors.

The Elections Advisory Committee advises the two nominating committees.

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Pillars and Workgroups

How to Nominate a Governor

How Do I Appoint a Governor?

Board of Governors Handbook


Community Portal

Awards and Operation Giving Back



Board of Governors Newsletter