The Executive Committee is composed of the Council officers. The Executive Committee develops the annual work plan, meeting agendas, and annual report. They make appointments to council committees and university committees, working groups, boards, and other university recognized bodies. Together with the chairs of the Council committees, they form the Council Steering Committee.

The Executive Committee for the 2017-2018 term is:

President, Jessie Mandel (University Services)
Vice President - Main Campus: Patrick Killilee
Vice President - Law Center: Lynda Sanders
Vice President - Medical Center: Melany Barrett
Vice President - University Services: Sandhya Wilhelm
Vice President - SFS-Q: Christine Schiwietz
Secretary: Raghu Pemmaraju (University Services)