RIRA officers are elected at the annual meeting held during April of each year. Officers hold office for a period of one year and until the election and qualification of their respective successors. The Board of Directors consist of a minimum of three members. At the October meeting of the membership, Directors are elected for one year and until the election and qualification of their respective successors. The outgoing president becomes one of the Board Members following their elected term and serve an additional one-year term.