The Board of Trustees of John Wood Community College is the official governing board of the College. Membership is composed of seven trustees elected at-large from the District and one student selected by the student body. Terms are six years in length, with the Student Trustee elected each year. Regular board meetings are normally held on the third Wednesday of every month at 6:00 PM at JWCC, 1301 South 48th Street, Quincy, Illinois. Board meetings are open to the public.