This Council of Fellows coordinates the activities of the Fellows Program alumni. The 2018–19 chair is Denise Battles (2000-01), President, State University of New York at Geneseo

The Council of Fellows Board’s priorities include:

  • Annually reviewing and establishing COF priorities.
  • Annually reviewing the preceding year’s income and expenditures of the COF, and approving the operating budget and budget priorities for the coming year.
  • Providing direct accountability to the COF, and thereby to the AEC president and vice presidents, through the director of the AEC Fellows Program.
  • Meeting in person during the AEC Annual Meeting.