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NSSAR Committees

Committees of the NSSAR

The National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution has several committees, whose job it is to provide the advice, set rules, and in general, conduct the business of the society.  Each current Committee is listed below.  Committee names in bold link to that committee's webpages; please click on the link for additional important information and program forms.

Attached to the bottom of this page you will find a Committee Report (PDF File) detailing the committee membership. 


Executive  Committee (Bylaw 17)


Standing Committees (Bylaw 18)

Appointment to any of the following Committees is governed by bylaw 18, section 1:

  • Budget
  • Ethics
  • Finance
  • Handbook

Nominating Committee (Bylaw 19)


The Nominating Committee, as defined in Bylaw No. 19, interviews and considers candidates for NSSAR National Office and NSSAR Foundation Board and reports a slate of nominees at the Spring Leadership Meeting. Subject to the conditions set forth in Bylaw 19, Section 1(a), the Nominating Committee is composed of five (5) former Presidents General; four (4) State Society Presidents, as selected by the Council of State Presidents; and two (2) National Trustees, as appointed by the President General.

Special and Other Committees (Bylaw 20)

These are committees that are important to the various programs of the NSSAR, listed in alphabetical order.  

Task Forces:

  • Medal of Honor
  • SAR Branding


Compatriots interested in serving on a particular committee should contact the committee chair or the President General.  The President General approves all committee appointment requests.  Compatriots appearing on the committee report and who need to make corrections to their contact information should contact the NSSAR headquarters.