According to the original project of Trashumante. Revista Americana de Historia Social , the journal should be run by two Editors-in-Chief, both of whom should be members of the Editorial Board, and be associated to each of the issuing universities.

Currently, the  Editors-in-Chief are:

Mario Barbosa Cruz, professor and researcher of the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Unidad Cuajimalpa (Mexico)

Gregorio Saldarriaga, professor of the Universidad de Antioquia (Colombia)