The governing board generally meets at an annual governing board meeting and also occasionally through extra-ordinary sessions to accomplish the following:

  • approve our long-term and medium-term programs;
  • approve our annual work plan and budget;
  • examine our annual reports;
  • issue rules and regulations and determine our financial, administrative, and personnel management procedures;
  • decide on regional and international organizations’ participation in our work.

Jae-suk Chung

Administrator, Cultural Heritage Administration

Republic of Korea

Himalchuli Gurung

Programme Specialist for Culture, UNESCO Beijing Office

UNESCO

Gye-sik Kim

Director General, Heritage Promotion Bureau, Cultural Heritage Administration

Republic of Korea

Seok-in Hong

Director General , Cultural Affairs Bureau of Ministry of Foreign Affair

Republic of Korea

Kwangho Kim

Secretary-General, Korean National Commission for UNESCO

Republic of Korea

Kwon Huh

Director-General, ICHCAP

Republic of Korea

Keiji MATSUMURA

President, National Institute for Cultural Heritage

Japan

Ling Zhang

Secretary-General, FSM National Commission for UNESCO

China

Augustine C. Kohler

Secretary-General, FSM National Commission for UNESCO

Federated States of Micronesia

Virgilio S. Almario

National Artist, National Commission for Culture and the Arts

Philippines

Nang Lao Ngin

Director, the National Museum of Myanmar

Myanmar

Hyuk Lee

Secretary-General, ASEAN-Korea Centre

Republic of Korea

Mark Jacobs

Director, Flemish Interface for cultural heritage (FARO)

Belgium

Se Gwang Lim

Certified Public Accountant, Samhwa Accounting Corporation

Republic of Korea

Gye-sik Kim

Director General, Heritage Promotion Bureau, Cultural Heritage Administration

Republic of Korea

Seok-in Hong

Director General, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Republic of Korea

Hyun-joong Cho

Director-General, National Intangible Heritage Center

Republic of Korea

Ok-sub Jin

President, Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation

Republic of Korea

Yeon-ho Seo

Chairperson, Korea Intangible Cultural Heritage Committee

Republic of Korea

Kwon Huh

Director-General, ICHCAP

Republic of Korea

Staff members are listed below according to their current work section. Click on the staff members' name or image for additional information.