Managing Committee


Bhau Nanivadekar

Resident of Thane, retired from private service. He is one of the driving forces and founder members of Anandwan Snehi Mandal, Thane (2003), VSM (2008), Adhar Senior Citizens Association etc. Honoured with ‘Thane Gaurav’ by TMC.


Geeta Shah

Resident of Thane, marketing professional with 20 plus years of experience. She is actively involved in Anandwan Snehi Mandal, Thane along with other reputed NGOs such as Goonj, SOSVA. She is one of the Founder Members of VSM.

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Nivedita Joshi

Resident of Thane, has worked for more than 22 years in the field of Accounts and currently working as Tax Consultant from her Ghatkopar office. Nivedita is working with VSM since January 2013 in the capacity of a volunteer as well as Donor.


Sandeep Bhagwat

Resident of Thane, has his own manufacturing unit of electronic items. He works in the capacity of Volunteer, Mentor as well donor and is associated with Vidyadaan Sahayyak Mandal sine 2011.


Dr. Narayan Ponkshe

He has 28+ years of experience working for a Multinational Company in Quality Assurance and Development. He got associated with VSM in 2013 and is a part of “ Performance Evaluation Committee ” which monitors and compiles data related to the student performance.

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Subodh Jathar

Resident of Thane since 2011, he is a Pharma Marketing Professional with over 35 years experience of Sales, Distribution and Marketing of Indian pharmaceutical products in overseas markets of Asia, Middle East, Africa & Europe. He has hands-on experience of social work at Yusuf Meherali Centre, Tara, Panvel in his early years. Having joined VSM in 2013 as a Mentor; he is also a member of VSM’s Projects, Media & CONNECT teams.

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Aditi Pandit

Aditi has done her MSc(Electronics) & B. Ed & initially worked as a lecturer. She has 20+ years of experience as an entrepreneur in data processing field & has worked with American, Canadian & French companies. Associated with VSM for last 6 years, started working as Mentor, followed by taking up the important responsibility as the Coordinator of VSM Pune Branch. She is a member of project team, mentor for Be Frank team & lead for Media Team & Arts career guidance team.

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Pramathesh Navalekar

Pramathesh is a resident of Thane & an Electrical Engineer by profession. He worked for 36 years in large Multi-national organizations in the areas of Project / Program Management & retired in 2017 from a Large IT organization. Joined VSM in Oct. 2018 and is currently responsible for all the various activities related to the large number of VSM Alumni. He is part of the core project Team & active member of the fund raising activities during the Ganapati festival.