A Sustaining Member is an individual or organization with an interest in supporting the mission and objectives of the Society. The Sustaining Members Council provides important communication and coordination with and among the sustaining members of the Society. Membership in the Sustaining Members Council is open to all Sustaining Members of the Society. Each Sustaining Member shall appoint a representative as a member of the Council.
The Sustaining Members Council acts as a liaison and provides a forum for better communication among sustaining members in issues that are of importance and affect their relationship with the Society.