The NGA chair, vice chair and other members of the nine-person Executive Committee, who are elected annually, supervise the association’s operations on behalf of the entire membership. NGA’s Executive Committee has general authority over all policy issues and primary jurisdiction over issues involving federalism, homeland security, the federal budget and federal tax policy.
The Community Renewal Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issue areas including Workforce, Nutrition, Education, Criminal Justice, Agriculture, and Broadband.
The Economic Recovery and Revitalization Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issue areas including Infrastructure, State Stabilization, Energy, Environment, Land Management, and Taxes
The Pandemic and Disaster Response Task Force has jurisdiction over a broad range of issues in the areas including Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), National Guard, cybersecurity, healthcare, COVID-19 issues related to testing, vaccines, supply chain, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).