The Student Press Law Center’s board of directors is charged with the responsibility of making decisions on the overall strategic direction and priorities of SPLC. The board sets policy, plans for the future, and monitors finances, development and funding.
The board consists of up to 15 volunteers from across the fields of journalism, education, law, philanthropy and nonprofit management. It meets four times per year. Board members serve for three-year terms which are renewable for one additional term. Jane Eisner is the board’s chairwoman. Jane McDonnell is Vice Chair and Matt Pakula is Treasurer. Logan Aimone is chair of the Program Committee. SPLC executive director Hadar Harris is an ex-officio member of the board.