Short job descriptions for the Society's officers can be found here:

These officers chair the various committees through which the Society as an entity functions:

In line with the Society's mission, most work gets done by meetings-related committees:

The recipients of the three prizes the Society hands out are selected by their respective committees:

Lastly there are three committees mostly related to outreach:

Beyond the above committees, there can be temporary, ‘ad hoc’ committees for specific purposes (e.g. in 2021–2023, for Bylaw revisions, and for formulating a Code-of-conduct and an Indigenous Lands Acknowledgement policy).