www.iwasf.com – Executive Board

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:

President Paul DePace USA
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