39. After consulting with the governing board and the academic council of each constituent college, the board of governors shall appoint a director general for a term of not less than three nor more than five years. For the appointment of the first director general, consultation with the governing boards and academic councils is not required.
The board of governors may renew the appointment of the director general after consulting with the governing board and the academic council of each constituent college.
The director general shall see to it that the decisions of the board of governors and the executive committee are carried out.