List Of Members

Founder Members

S.No. NAME PROFESSION
1 Padma Shri Bhalu Mondhe Photographer, Painter, Sculptor and Conservationist
2 Abhilash Khandekar Editor, Author, Conservationist
3 Om Prakash Maheshwari Former banker (Bank of Baroda),
Founder Chairman - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)
4 Dilip Phadke Banker (Bank of Baroda), Founder Member - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)
5 Sujata Phadke Housewife and Tutor
6 Sudhir Soni Agriculture business
7 Ashok Golane Banker (Central Bank of India),
President - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)

Executive Committee 2018 - 2021

S.No. NAME PORTFOLIO CONTACT PROFESSION
1 Padma Shri Bhalu Mondhe President bhalumondhe@gmail.com Photographer, painter, sculptor and conservationist.
2 Abhilash Khandekar Vice President 9826546666
kabhilash59@gmail.com
Editor, Author, Conservationist
3 Om Prakash Maheshwari Treasurer ommaheshwari@yahoo.com Former banker (Bank of Baroda),
Founder Chairman - Youth Hostels Association of India (Indore District Unit)
4 Dev Kumar Vasudevan Secretary 9893076711
dev.kumar.vasudevan@gmail.com
Educationist & Writer
5 Vindhyeshwari Kumari Joint Secretary vinsitin@gmail.com Interior Designer & entrepreneur
6 Ajay Gadikar Member ajay.gadikar@lmsin.com IT entrepreneur & Ornithologist
7 Ravi Gupta Member rguptaindore@gmail.com Leadership & Management Coach,
Former Director - Govindram Seksaria Institute of Management and Research (GSIMR)

Life Members

S.No. NAME PROFESSION
1 Abhay Bharkatiya Member, Governing Body, Govindram Seksaria Institute of Management and Research (GSIMR)
2 Abhilash Khandekar Editor, Author, Conservationist
3 Abhyudaya Kelkar Educator (History and Environment)
4 Ajay Gadikar IT entrepreneur & Ornithologist
5 Anand Bhave Banker (SBI), President - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore City Unit)
6 Ashok Golane Banker (Central Bank of India), President - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)
7 Padma Shri Bhalu Mondhe Photographer, painter, sculptor and conservationist
8 Dev Kumar Vasudevan Educationist & Writer
9 Dilip Kalele Consultant to IT companies
10 Dilip Phadke Banker (Bank of Baroda), Founder Member - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)
11 Kaustubh Rishi IT Professional
12 Govind Kumar Prasad
13 Manisha Subramanian Bank official, Los Angeles, USA. Former SBI officer
14 Navin Chandra Thapak Former Banker (SBI), Bird photographer
15 Om Prakash Maheshwari Former Banker (Bank of Baroda), Founder Chairman - Youth Hostels Association of India (YHAI, Indore District Unit)
16 Pourush Borgaonkar Former Forester
17 Ravi Gupta Leadership & Management Coach,
Former Director - Govindram Seksaria Institute of Management and Research (GSIMR)
18 Sachin Barekar Architect & entrepreneur
19 Sajid Lodi Tennis coach
20 Sriniwas Karpe Former Banker (Union Bank of India)
21 Sudhir Soni Agriculture business
22 Sujata Phadke Housewife and Tutor
23 Sunil Deshpande Quality Consultant
24 Vijay Rangnekar Former Banker (SBI)
25 Vindhyeshwari Kumari Interior Designer & entrepreneur