The Nutrition Society is governed by the Board of Trustees who are supported by the Advisory Council.  The Trustee Committees, regional Sections and Student Section and Themes provide additional strategic input and advice on a range of different specialist and operational areas.  The staff of the Society, led by the CEO, deliver the day to day operational activities directed by the Board of Trustees.

The Honorary Fellowship is awarded to distinguished individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the Society, and for their long term committment to nutritional science.