The composition of the society’s council is laid down in its constitution. The council for session 161 (2018-2019) is:


President Neil Clark (
Vice Presidents Brian Bell
Jim Morrison
Honorary Secretary Walter Semple (
Treasurer Ian Veitch (
Membership Secretary Campbell Forrest (
Meetings Secretary David Webster (
Librarian Bob Diamond (
Assistant Librarian Margaret Anderson (
Excursions Secretary (Day) Roy Bryce (
Excursions Secretary (Residential) Margaret Donnelly (
Minutes Secretary Walter Semple (
Junior Members’ Representative Matthew Staitis (
Proceedings Editor Mina Cummings (
Publications Officer Bob Diamond (
Webmaster Bill Gray (
Web Consultant Neil Clark (
Newsletter Coordinator David Webster (
Editors, Scottish Journal of Geology Colin Braithwaite
Brian Bell
Ordinary Members Ann Ainsworth
Simon Cuthbert
Ian Millar
Elaine Shaw