Terms for officers and members-at-large of the Executive Committee begin from the annual meeting of the AAA. The officers and members for 2012 are:
- President, Joel Robbins, 2013-
- Immediate Past President, Janet Hoskins, 2012-2013
- Secretary, Hanna Kim, 2011-
- Treasurer, Lauren Leve, 2013-
- Student Representative, Jessica Mason, 2013-2014
- Members-at-Large, Jonathan Hill (2011-2012), Maarit Forde (2011-), Paul Christopher Johnson (2012-2013), Simon Coleman (2013-), Jacob R. Hickman (2013-15), Amira Mittermaier (2013-15), Mayfair Yang (2013-), Rachel Scott (2013-), Hillary Kaell (2013-), and Joseph Hellweg (2012-2013).
The Executive Committee also may appoint non-voting ex-officio members from time to time to help with the management of SAR. Currently, they are:
- Book Series Editors, Don Seeman and Tulasi Srinivas
- Anthropology News Column Editor, Christian Hammons
- Webmaster and Listserv Moderator, Jordan Haug
The bylaws of SAR are found here.