The governance of AFoCR, as a nonprofit corporation, lies with its Board of Directors, which annually elects its successors and a slate of officers to serve for the next calendar year. Directors are chosen on the basis of their experience and expertise in the areas of philanthropy, business, foreign affairs, and management.
The Board has overall responsibility for policy, operations, financial management, fund raising, and regulatory compliance. From its members, the Board elects an Executive Committee, which meets on a monthly basis.
Also on an annual basis the Board appoints a Board of Advisors, comprised of accomplished individuals who have advanced Czech/U.S. relations.
Current officers, directors, and advisors of AFoCR hail from 15 states and the Czech Republic.
The organization is audited annually by an outside independent accounting firm, and it submits annual filings to the Internal Revenue Service as required.