The Agency is headed by a Director General who is appointed by the Executive Governor of Plateau State for a statutory period of 4 years. He or she is not expected to serve for not more than 2 terms.
As the head of the agency he coordinates and manages all the agency programmes and activities with support from the other directors, team leads and program assistants.
The DG reports directly to the Governor of Plateau State. Furthermore he is legally responsible for all partnerships and collaborations that the Agency can or will enter. His aim is to steer every activity towards deepening and strengthening conflict prevention and peacebuilding mechanisms in Plateau State.
The Agency is headed by Mr. Joseph Lengmang, the first DG who is on his second term. He is directly supported by his Confidential Secretary and Special Assistant.