The SAMRA Annual General Meeting on 28 August 2017 elected and appointed the SAMRA Board of Directors for 2017/2018:
|Representing Large Research Users||Sheila Akinnusi|
|Representing Small Suppliers and Freelancers||Shaun Naidoo|
|Representing Small Research Users||Jill Solomon|
|Representing Medium Research Suppliers||Henk Pretorius (Treasurer)|
|Representing Large Research Suppliers||Alexan Carrilho (Chairman)|
|Ex officio (SAMRA Chief Executive Officer)||Leonie Vorster|
Nontuthuzelo Mashaba who represented Academia since 2016 resigned as Director on 28 August 2017, having moved to client-side. Thank you for your service, Nontu!