The International Board of Directors has the responsibility to elect the General Praeses, the General Secretary, the Managing Director of KOLPING INTERNATIONAL, to elect five additional members to the International Executive Board, as well as the members of the International Finance Committee; furthermore, to implement the resolutions adopted by the International Convention and to provide initiatives for the realization of the Program of the Association.
The International Board of Directors is composed by the International Executive Board and representatives from National Associations of KOLPING INTERNATIONAL with at least 1,000 members.
General Praeses: Msgr. Ottmar Dillenburg
General Secretary: Dr. Markus Demele
Managing Director: Karin Wollgarten