Saravana SuthanthiraCandidate for the post of VP Admin
வணக்கம். என் பெயர் சரவண “சுதந்திரா” - a proud Tamilian, a transportation professional by training, and a government employee directly serving the public for over 20 years.
Contribution to BATM
Associated with BATM from 2014 as lifetime member to give back to the Tamil community.
Leading impactful BATM College Planning program last five years working with all five ECs, following “செய்வன திருந்தச்செய்” mantra.
Instrumental in key programs for grand success of 2015 FeTNA Convention in San Jose:
Led Fundraising Committee
Organized and facilitated College Alumni Association Meet
Coordinated Vizha Malar graphics
Contribution to Tamil Community
Teaching in Tamil school – 3 years
TEAM coordinator – completed 4 projects in village schools. Visiting school to motivate regularly
Professional knowledge sharing and motivational talks to college/university students during every India visit
Local Senior support
More meaningful involvement in BATM to support the Tamil community to develop/further initiatives:
BATM for Next Generation
Tamil Community/Cultural Center (TCC) for
On-going support activities for youth &seniors
Support in disaster times
Expand BATM Community
My Commitment if selected as VP-Admin
Focus on community benefit with collaborative work
Strategic Fundraising leveraging Silicon Valley large establishments to support my vision