IWAS Executive Board
The Executive Board members are elected at the General Assembly on a quadrennial basis in Paralympic year + one (1). Next elections are therefore in 2009.
Two (2) positions on the Board are appointed to the Executive Board as full members – Hon. Treasurer and Secretary General.
The IWAS Executive Board, excluding the Secretary General as a paid staff member, are the Trustees of the Charity (Reg. No. 1011552) and legally and financially accountable under the laws of England and Wales. All IWAS Executive Board members are Directors of the Company known as International Wheelchair & Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) (Company Reg. No. 2713410).
The Executive Board sets the strategic direction for the Federation and is accountable under the terms of the Federation’s registrations and to the General Assembly of Nations.
Current Members are:
|Vice President||Juan Palau Francas||Spain|
|Hon Treasurer||Bob Paterson||Great Britain|
|Secretary General/Executive Director||Maura Strange||Great Britain|
|Sports Science & Medical Officer||Oriol Martinez||Spain|
|Member at Large||Seyed Amir Hosseini||I.R. of Iran|
|Member at Large||Radka Kucirkova||Czech Republic|
|Member at Large||Karl Vilhelm Nielsen||Denmark|
|Member at Large||Rudi van den Abbeele||France|