The Stennis Center is governed by a Board of Trustees appointed by the Democratic and Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives.

Chris Coons
U.S. Senator from Delaware

Gregg Harper
U.S. Representative from Mississippi

Mike Moore
Former Attorney General of Mississippi

Martha Roby
U.S. Representative from Alabama

Terri A. Sewell
U.S. Representative from Alabama

Roger Wicker
U.S. Senator from Mississippi

Rex G. Buffington, II
Executive Director of the Stennis Center for Public Service