Board Members

The Executive Committee of STANDS -Nepal has been composed of a team of fully dedicated and competent members/professionals having multidisciplinary academic and working backgrounds. There is 43% representation of women in the Executive committee including two in key positions. The Executive Committee is supported by a team of five member advisory committee on policy matters.

Composition of Executive Committee

 

S. No.

Name

Designation

Background/ Expertise Area

1

Mrs. Nirmala Rupakheti

Chairperson

Community/Development/Teaching

2

Mrs. Mana Pant

Vice-Chairperson

Social worker/Teaching

3

Mr. Pramod Poudyal

Member Secretary

Agriculture/Community Development

4

Mr. Umesh Jha

Treasurer

Social Mobilization/WASH

5

Mr. Pramod Upadhaya

Member

Agriculture/Micro-Finance/WASH

6

Mr. Keshav Shrestha

Member

Social Worker/Teaching

7

Mrs. Kalpana Ghimie

Member

Social Worker

 

Composition of Advisory Committee

S.No

Name

Designation

Background/ Expertise Area

1

Mr. Bimal Chandra Sharma

Coordinator 

Executive Member/ WASH Expert

2

Mr. Ramesh Bhatta 

Member 

Environmental Specialist

3

Dr. Saraswoti Bharti 

Member 

GESI Expert

4

Ms. Chanda Bista

Member 

Journalist

5

Mr. Dan Prasad Giri 

Member

Community Development Expert

 
There are in total 45 general members, which constitute the General Assembly of the organization. Among them around 35 percent are women members. There is due representation of Dalits, Aadibasi and Janajati in the General Assembly. The General Assembly is held each year as per the constitution of the organization.