The International Clan Association is headed by its President who reports to the Clan Chief. The President of the International Association is an ex officio member of the Council of the European Association.
There are some Clan Ramsay associations around the world. There is one in the USA, one in Europe and one in Australia. For Scotland the situation is different because of its special status.
The Europe Convener :
He is the Head of the Clan at the European level; he is part of the Clan Leadership at the international level. Its mission is to be the Europe Clan Representative and coordinate the different actions in Europe. He proposes the commissioners. He ratifies adoptions. He is assisted by the Tanist.
The Commissioners :
Each country or group of countries has its Commissioner, namely a contact who is the local representative of the Clan Ramsay. Each clan has one or more commissioners assigned to the geographical area. Thus, there is a commissioner by state in the USA. In Scotland, the Clan is directly run by the Clan Chief.
The European Council of the Clan
The association is managed by a council of statutary officers. Their decisions are sovereign. Are members of this council the Convener, the Tanist, the Commissioners, the President of the Clan Ramsay International, the Secretary and the Treasurer.
The Animation Team
Several officers are in charge of the animation of the clan. They have power to intervene on all the manifestations of the Clan in Continental Europe. At its head is the Tanist. The Toastmaster is responsible for delivering the speeches and acts as a communication consultant. The Keeper of the Quaich is the Master of Clan Ceremonies in Europe. Our Communication Advisor is in charge of writing the Clan welcome book.
The Finance Commission
It is the body in charge of the European finances of the clan. It is composed of 3 members. At its head is the Treasurer of the European branch. He is assisted by the Deputy Treasurer for day-to-day operations. A Scrutineer validates the statement of accounts and ensures their integrity.