The Authors Guild Board of Directors is called its Council, and is composed entirely of writers. They are nominated by a committee and then elected by the membership, which they serve by addressing the issues that most concern working writers.


W. Ralph Eubanks

Vice President

Monique Truong

Vice President

Peter Petre


Rachel Vail


Members of the Council

Ex-officio* and Honorary Members of the Council

Advisory Council

Sherman Alexie
Louise Erdrich
Annette Gordon-Reed
Frederic Martini