As of 2011, the 12 voting members include four who should be experienced in promoting amateur sports. Nine of the voting members shall be appointed by the governor to three year terms. The governor, speaker of the house, and senate majority leader shall each appoint one voting member to a two year term; the purpose of these three appointments is to ensure gender balance in commission membership. Four legislators, two from each house appointed according to its rules, shall be nonvoting members. One member from each house shall be from the minority caucus.