The Nikos Kazantzakis Museum Foundation is a non-profit private entity supervised by the Region of Crete, with head offices in the main village square in Myrtia (Varvari), Municipality of Nikos Kazantzakis.
Founded by Yiorgos Anemoyiannis, its charter gained state legal status under Government Presidential Decree of 2nd March 1984.
The Foundation is managed by a seven-member governing board consisting of:
Giorgos GRAMMATIKAKIS, Professor at the University of Crete (President),
Kostas PAPADAKIS, Lawyer (Vice President),
Dr. Tasoula MARKOMICHELAKI (Secretary General),
Kostas STEIAKAKIS, President of the Local Council, Municipal Ward of Myrtia (Treasurer),
Roussos KYPRIOTAKIS, Mayor, Municipality of Nikos Kazantzakis (member)