The trustees of the K N A Foundation for Education hold in trust the philosophy and ethos of the trust and its institutions, not only its financial and physical assets. They include

  • Seetha Ananthasivan, Founder and Executive Trustee. She has an abiding interest in understanding and applying ecological principles to communities and individual and group learning, thereby to live harmoniously with Nature. An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, she worked first with the World Wildlife Fund- India and since then has been involved with culture building for ecological living in educational institutions. She is also the founder of the Bhoomi College and the Sankalan Centre for Inner and Outer Ecology and is committed to working with holistic education, sustainable economics and agriculture.

  • Ravi B Somaiah, Founder Trustee. A Mechanical Engineer from NIT, Karnataka (REC) Suratkal, he has over 25 years of experience in Industry. He has been overseeing infrastructure development for the school since its inception. He continues to be involved in developing new projects of the Foundation.

  • M.S.Sambamurthy, Chennai, has been an H.R. Consultant who has focussed on personal growth and institutional culture building for over 3 decades. He also brings into the Trust his expertise in Systems Management gathered over his years of experience as a Banker and H.R.Head in Sundaram Fasteners.

  • Rajgopal, Mumbai, is an H R Consultant who has for over 35 years been committed to working in innovative ways to foster well-being in organisations; innumerable people remember him for being a personal growth ‘coach’ and for his fascinating interpretations of Indian Mythology.

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