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Governance Facts

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is governed by its members via the following;

Other key governance components:

  • The SOA Board of Directors consists of a president, president-elect, past president and 15–20 other members elected by the fellows and referred to as "elected members."
  • The SOA Board's strategic plan guides their work over a specific time on behalf of candidates, members, employers, policymakers, regulators and the public.
  • SOA committees are run by and for members and include a variety of specialties and sub-specialties of the actuarial profession.

Governing Documents

Below is a representative list of SOA governing documents.