The composition of the society’s council is laid down in its constitution. The council for session 164 (2021-2022) is as follows.

President Simon Cuthbert (pres@gsocg.org)
Vice Presidents Brian Bell
  Neil Clark
Honorary Secretary Walter Semple (sec@gsocg.org)
Treasurer Ian Veitch (treas@gsocg.org)
Membership Secretary Campbell Forrest (memsec@gsocg.org)
Meetings Secretary Ian Millar (meetings@gsocg.org)
Librarian Post vacant
Assistant Librarian/Honorary Archivist Margaret Anderson (contact@gsocg.org)
Excursions Secretary (Day) Roy Bryce (daytrips@gsocg.org)
Excursions Secretary (Residential) Margaret Donnelly (restrips@gsocg.org)
Minutes Secretary Walter Semple (sec@gsocg.org)
Junior Members’ Representative Matthew Staitis (contact@gsocg.org)
Proceedings Editor David Webster (contact@gsocg.org)
Publications Officer Gary Hoare (books@gsocg.org)
Webmaster Bill Gray (web@gsocg.org)
Web Consultant Neil Clark (web@gsocg.org)
Newsletter Editor David Webster (contact@gsocg.org)
Editors, Scottish Journal of Geology Colin Braithwaite
David Brown
Ordinary Members Mina Cummings
5 posts vacant