HOLEX activity is governed by the Association of Adult Education and Training Organisations (AAETO), a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.

The AAETO Board also acts as the HOLEX Executive Group, and currently comprises:

* Pat Carrington (Chair), Principal of City College Peterborough

* Joni Cunningham (Vice Chair), Principal of Redbridge Institute

* Caroline Miller, Service Manager at Newcastle City Learning

* Debbie Hunn, Service Manager at Hillingdon Adult Learning