The Maitland and District Historical Society Inc. is governed by a constitution and managed by a committee that is assisted by subcommittees for specific activities such as fundraising.
The subcommittees function independently under the chairmanship of a committee member who reports back to the committee.
The Society's Committee as per the constitution is as follows :
President Keith Cockburn
Vice President Peter Smith
Vice President Ruth Trappel
Treasurer Val Rudkin
Secretary Kevin Short
Bulletin Editor Lisa Thomas
Patrons The Hon. Milton Morris AO
The Most Reverend Bill Wright, Bishop of Maitland-Newcastle