Together with the President, it is the management body of the Authority. It is appointed by the Minister of the Environment to represent the Scientific Institutions, the Minister of the Environment, the Minister of Agricultural Resources, the Environmental Associations, and representatives of the Park Community.
The Governing Council elects from among its members a Vice President and, if necessary, an Executive Council of five members, including the President, according to the methods and functions established in the Statute of the Park Authority. Among its functions it determines the programmatic direction and defines the objectives to be pursued and verifies, by means of its President, the correspondence of the results of the administrative management to the general directives given; it outlines the overall activity of the Park Authority, basing it on the principles of good performance, impartiality and legality as well as on the criteria of economy, efficacy and publicity according to the modalities envisaged by the laws and other provisions that regulate individual procedures.
Valentina Viola, Acting President of the Park Authority
The following are members of the board of directors of the Pollino National Park Authority:
Valentina Viola upon nomination by the Park Community, Vice President of the Park Authority (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Angelo Catapano upon nomination by the Park Community (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Mosé Antonio Troiano upon nomination by the Park Community (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Angelina Barbiero upon nomination by the Park Community (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Fabio Annunziata upon nomination by the Ministry of Ecological Transition (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Luciana Carotenuto upon nomination by ISPRA (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Giuseppe Ciarfaglia upon nomination by the Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)
Maria Luisa Ronconi upon designation by the Environmental Protection Associations (DEC/MiTE no. 371 of 10.09.2021)