The Board includes gubernatorial appointees of a new car dealer and alternate, one active technician and alternate, and three citizens and one alternate "shall be persons having no direct involvement in the design, manufacture, distribution, sales or service of motor vehicles or their parts" (9 V.S.A. Section 4174). Interested citizens should be available for attendance at daylong hearings held monthly in Montpelier. Compensation is $50 per diem plus expenses (32 V.S.A. §1010).