C&B Chair & 3 Members selected to represent each ESIP Type I, II, III

From Federation of Earth Science Information Partners

Description of Governance Committee from the ESIP Policies & Procedures

Governance Committee Chair

The Chair of the Governance Committee serves as a member of the ESIP Board and Program Committee. The Chair also convenes Governance Committee meetings to consider matters affective governance of the ESIP Federation. The Chair of the C&B Committee spends approximately 2 hours/month on ESIP business.


Specific duties include:

  • Understand the governing documents of ESIP
  • Manage, with the Governance Committee, the board's review of and action related to the board's governing responsibilities