Late Mrs. Varsha Manhar Kakadia

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

“We can do no great things ; only small things with great love”.

Ms.Ekta D. Kakadia

Chairperson - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Ms. Ekta D. Kakadia has completed her bachelor's in biotechnology from La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.

While in India has worked for several years for the family business in medical equipment and herbal dietary supplements manufacturing. After moving to the US, she has been overseeing all departments such as accounting, human resource, quality assurance, and procurement for the businesses.

She has tremendous experience in managing different sectors such as Real Estate, Hospitality, Quick Service restaurants and Global Trading.

Mr. Gopal N. Dokaniya (B. Com)

Secretary - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr. Gopal N. Dokaniya has been associated with Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust since 2010. He is a very soft spoken and highly skilled businessman. He is in the construction business and has achieved many milestones in his career. His contribution towards the trust is remarkable.

Mr. Naresh N. Shah

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr. Naresh N. Shah is well known in Surat. He is actively involved in the Real Estate Business. He has been associated with the Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust since its inception i.e. during the year 2005. He is a very active member of the Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust and is committed to the trust.

Mr. Bharat P. Reshamwala (B.A., L.L.B.)

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr. Bharat P. Reshamwala is a famous personality of Surat. He is the owner and publisher of Gujarat Mitra, a daily news paper of Gujarat. He has earned a name for himself in gujarati print media. He is a very active member of the Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust and takes up many assignments of the trust.

Mr. Parvat Kakadia

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr. Parvat kakadia a renowed businessman since 1999 and the trustee of Aashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust has joined our hands and is on board. He is in the team of trustees of GDGIS. He has number of business under him and he is the owner of Khodiyar Organisers, Shraddha Developers, Sukan Developers and Balaji Corporation. His vision is to provide superior level of services & quality achieving a greater performance.

Mr. Mohan Bajaj

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr. Mohan Bajaj‘s dream and vision has been to establish a charitable trust which creates values for the society and common people. he has been an inspiring force and has played important role in establishing the trust. he has led the foundation by example and has motivated all its members to work with a never tiring zeal and a passion for excellence.

Mr. Kamlesh Yagnik

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mr Yagnik has over three decades of post-qualification experience in research, business and consulting in Energy, Climate Change and Technology. Currently, he is working as Chairman of the Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR) sponsored Center of Social Studies. He is also a President of SRK Knowledge Foundation, set up by India’s lead diamond company, SRK. He is a Chairman of the Tribal Vocational Training Center established at Valsad. He is on a Global Steering Committee of Cities Resilient Network set up by Rockefeller Foundation, USA.  He worked as Senior Expert on EU sponsored GCoM project. He acted as a President of Sarvajanik University, set up by Sarvajanik Education Society, catering to the academic needs of 32000 students by running 30 educational institutes. He is also a Chief Resilience Officer appointed by Surat Municipal Corporation. He is a Founder-Trustee of Surat Climate Change Trust. He is acting as a Chairman of Resilience Strata Research and Action Forum, a not-for-profit Company working to build city resilience.  He represents small and medium enterprises in flood-prone areas of South Gujarat, India, as Past President of The Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is an IIT Mumbai-trained engineer, having studied vulnerabilities, impact and adaptation strategies for climate change and Energy. He is also a Trustee at Goenka School and Lilaba School in Surat. He is a Vice-Chairman (Technical) with Surat Traffic Education Trust. In collaboration with the local government, he has worked on an end-to-end early-warning system for river floods. He has also initiated various e-governance projects for administration. His areas of interest include Education, Urban Resilience, Climate Change and Energy Management.


Mrs. Jayshree Choraria (B.COM, B.ED., MA(ENGLISH), MA (EDUCATION))

Trustee - Ashirwad Kelavani Public Charitable Trust

Mrs. Jayshree Choraria is a visionary leader with over 19 years of experience in the field of education.  She is dedicated to nurture knowledge, inspire creativity, and empower every individual to reach their full potential. With a passion for excellence and fostering positive change, she brings invaluable experience and a commitment to driving positive change. With a commitment to our institution's mission and a wealth of expertise, she plays a pivotal role in guiding our vision forward.