The Membership Committee shall consider all applications for membership and report its recommendations to the Executive Committee and the Governing Council (Board of Directors) of the World Society. The Membership Committee is responsible for researching pertinent information on a specific candidate. However, it shall be the responsibility of the candidate for membership to ensure that all pertinent information needed for the application reaches the World Society offices. The Membership Committee also shall oversee the recruitment of new members. The Membership Committee shall be composed of one to two members per continent in addition to the President and the Secretary of the World Society. The Chair of the Membership Committee shall be designated by the President and approved by the Executive Committee.

Kirsten Finucane, Auckland, New Zealand