SPNHC is a multidisciplinary organization composed of individuals who are interested in development and preservation of natural history collections.
The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections [SPNHC] was formed in 1985 and is recognized as a non-profit organization [501 (c)(3)] in the United States. The organization is structured and defined within a set of ByLaws. Members elect the SPNHC Council and Council appoints members to Standing Committees and Sessional Committees.
SPNHC's Leadership Manual provides brief descriptions of the role of each committee
The new SPNHC Strategic Plan 2013 details the main goals for the Society
To show leadership
To provide value for money
To work internationally