The Guild's Board of Directors, called its Council, and its officers are elected by the Guild's membership, which they serve by working to ensure that the Guild continues to address the issues that most concern working writers.


Monique Truong

Vice President

Peter Petre


Rachel Vail


Members of the Council

Sylvia Day
W. Ralph Eubanks
Annette Gordon-Reed
Lauren Groff
Min Jin Lee
Brendan Kiely
Nicholas Lemann
Steven Levy

Ex-officio* and Honorary Members of the Council

Robert K Massie*
Sidney Offit

Advisory Council

Sherman Alexie
Louise Erdrich