SERVAS INDIA
Peace And Understanding Through Travel And Hosting

Executive Committee


MR. AVINASH SHIRODE CHAIRMAN

A Multifaceted and versatile personality is:

  • Civil Engineer by Graduation from College of Engg. Pune (1970),
  •  Structural Engg. by post graduation from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (1972),
  •  Aerospace Engineer by employment in Vikram Sarabhai Space Center, ISRO, Trivandrum in SLV-3 project,
  • Architectural Engineer by profession for Sugar, Textile & industrial projects, some are WORLD BANK projects,

  • Software Engineer by developing various computer software packages for R.C.C. & structural designs, estimates, construction management et

  • Electrical & Mechanical Engineer by Research in "Low RPM Low Wind velocity aero-generator" for Domestic Windmill to generate electricity for household purpose and recipient of several awards and felicitations & Patent by Govt. of India,

  •  Automobile Engineer by research & experiments on running a car by wind energy,

  • Agricultural Engineer by research & experiments in developing agricultural equipments and also achieving highest yield of wheat per acre just by observations & little experiments at absolutely no extra expenses,

  • Pharmaceutical Engineer by research & experiments on the medicinal properties of Rudraksha fruit skin, leaves, flowers & scalp for diabetic patients,

  • Giving spiritual lectures on “Theory of Karma – you are the author of your own Destiny”

  • Winner of several prestigious national and international awards and felicitations,

  • Published several technical papers & reports in national and international journals

Email: shirodea@dataone.in / avishirode@gmail.com


Web: https://sites.google.com/site/avinashshirodeorg/


ABHAY SHAHA NATIONAL SECRETARY

curuntly serving as NS.

Member scince 1992.

Deligate in roma int. conf. in 2006 

Attended 5 int. conf.

Attended more than 10 nat. conf.

Served as state coordinator for six years .

Travelled and stayed with servas families almost in about 40 families 

Hosted more than 50 people .

Architect , staying in rural <real > india .

Member of iofc , farmers dialogue , friends of  France, giants all are   international organisations, 


Dr. MAHESH SHARMA DY. NATIONAL SECRETARY

Academics:  

·  MBA

·  MSW

·  LL.B.

·  Ph.D. (Management Practices in NGOs)

·  MA Socio.

·  M. Phil.

·  Diploma in Development Leadership from Coady International Institute, St. Francis .Xavier University, Canada.

 

Professional Expertise (25 years):

·  Project Officer in Indian Social Institute, Lodi Road, New Delhi.

·  Research Assignments for Care-India, USAID etc.

·  Probation Officer/Welfare Officer in Deptt. of Social Welfare, Govt.  of Delhi.

·  Currently Chief Probation Officer/Dy. Commissioner (Disability) in Govt. of NCT of Delhi.

 

Achievements / Exposure: Delivered talks on national TV channels/Radio and Presented papers on social work related subjects in Ukraine, Canada, USA, Australia, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Russia and many more countries.

 

Visiting Faculty/Resource Person : Institute of Management Studies, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidalaya, Delhi School of Social Work, NISD, Jai Prakash Instt. of Social Change, Deptt. Of Social Justice, Govt. of Himachal Pradesh, Govt. of Bihar, Deptt. of Adult Edu., University of Delhi, LNJPN Instt. of Criminology & Forensic Science, Madurai Institute of Social Sciences and many more national and international organizations.

 

Address for Communication:  E.mail: acsod@yahoo.com

   acsod@indiatimes.com

  Mobile: 9868538816

Phone : 011-32017041 ( Resi.)

DR. ULHAS JOSHI HOSTLIST CO-ORDINATOR

Servas Member for more than 15 years

* Host List Coordinator : from 2014

* Visited Countries for Servas Meetings: UK, France, Israel, Turkey, Shree Lanka, Vietnem

* Attended S International EXCO: 2014 Poland


Other Organisation like Servas

* Vice President of Friends of France

* Rotary Club of Poona


MRS. HAMSAVAHINI SINGH NEWSLETTER EDITOR

  • My husband is associated with Serves since 1972. But we were members since 1995.  As mentioned in telecon we all three my husband, myself and daughter  were invited to attend serves international conference in San Francisco in July 1999 where we met the founder member of Serves Me Bob Lutweiler n we were invited to address and to share our experiences. 
  • During our World Cycle Your Jan1999-Jan 2001 we had interactions with Servas members of Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, The U.S. and from Portugal to many countries in Europe, Caucasian countries  n Asia. 
  •  We were offered Rewa King fellowship by Serves headquarters in New York for our mission.
  • We are avid travellers and have met and stayed with many members in Austria Germany Denmark Spain Portugal  Italy and Switzerland.
  • We have had travellers from almost all the continents and every year we have 3 to 4 servas travellers.
  •  We have attended National meetings Delhi, Jodhpur and helped the formar NS Pramod ji to organize National meeting at My Abu (my husband is Civil Servant and he helped in logistics).


MR. HIREN GORADIA ONLINE CO-ORDINATOR

Mobile No: +919820120157

Email: hiren_goradia@yahoo.co.uk

Profile: Civil Engineering Graduate with a Post Graduation in Cost Accounting, self employed as a Civil Contractor and Project Management Consultant since 1993.

Born and Brought up in Mumbai, along with wife Dipti, who is a travel consultant, loves to travel and has done so extensively since the last 25 years