Wound Healing Institute Australia is overseen by a governing board which at present is comprised of the Chair, Mr Peter Francis, and Dr Ian Griffiths, CEO of Wound Management Innovation Cooperative Research Centre.

The Board will be expanded in near future to compliment existing Board members expertise in developing and managing WHIA to ensure the Board has a broad skill set including business, finance, legal, industry and risk management skills. Other attributes required of potential Board members will include expert knowledge of wounds, nursing, aged care industry and working with an organisation that is a not-for-profit with charity status.