The CDAA Board establishes committees to help carry out its responsibilities. Currently the CDAA has five (5) standing committees:
- Audit Committee
- Awards Committee
- Bylaws & Governance Committee
- Research & Knowledge Transference Committee
- Funding Strategies Committee
The CDAA Board may establish Ad Hoc committees as are required from time to time to carry out the affairs of the Association. Ad Hoc committees are established for a specific function and time period.