The NSYC is overseen by a Board of Directors, headed by the President, assisted by the Deputy President, the Secretary, Treasurer, Legal Counsel and Goodwill Ambassador who shall be the Spokesperson of the Centre, in addition to the Executive Director, who is an Ex-Officio member. The Board of Directors is the policy making and supervisory Body of the NSYC, responsible for overseeing the administration, management and performance of the Centre. The Board of Directors is responsible for the appointment of the Executive Committee of the NSYC, headed by the Executive Director, who is responsible for the day to day running of the Centre and answerable to the Board. The Board of Directors is also responsible for spearheading fundraising and resource mobilization for the NSYC.
The NSYC is headed by the Executive Committee, which is responsible for the day to day management and operation of the Centre. The Executive Committee of the NSYC is appointed by the Board of Directors and headed by the Executive Director, who is directly answerable to the Board of Directors and an Ex-Officio member of the Board of Directors.
The Executive Director is assisted by two Deputy Executive Directors, who include: A Deputy Executive Director for Administration and Finance, and a Deputy Executive Director for Programs, who are members of the Executive Committee.
The Executive Committee of the NSYC, also comprises of Directors, including: Director for Administration, Director for Finance and Director for Human Resource, who directly report to the Deputy Executive Director for Administration and Finance. Other Directors include: Director for Education Programs, Director for Health Programs and the Director for Youth Empowerment, Director for Livelihood Programs, who report directly to the Deputy Executive Director for Programs.