AIAA is currently led by a 35–member Board of Directors that meets at least four times a year. James "Jim" Albaugh is the Institute’s president for 2014–2016.
AIAA Constitution and Bylaws
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 2012–2016 Strategic Plan consists of three sections. Section I defines the vision, mission, and strategic imperatives of the Institute. Section II identifies the strategic goals of the Institute for the next five years, through the end of 2016. Section III describes the specific action plans to be implemented in each of the Institute’s product and service areas to accomplish these strategic goals.