Tikvat Israel is governed by a board of directors consisting of two dozen members elected by the congregation at an annual meeting each December. The board has the following official positions:
All are elected for two-year terms of service.
- three vice presidents
- financial secretary
- recording secretary
The board of directors generally meets once a month to oversee synagogue policies and practices. Most board members also serve as active members of standing committees, such as membership, adult education, social action, finance, religious practices and strategic communications.