Founders & Trustees
Mr.S.Shanmugavelu & Mrs.S.Velammal are the Founder Directors and Managing trustees of ‘Vikas educational and charitable trust’.
Mr. S. Shanmugavelu, has been with the army and has served the government of India for over 4 decades. He has been a social services activist till-date. His family members too share his passion. His younger last son has been educated in the Rehabilitation science and strives to serve the special needs population and their family. Mr. S. Shanmugavelu along with his wife Mrs. S. Velammal founded the VIKAS EDUCATIONAL AND CHARITABLE TRUST to focus on children with special needs.
Dr.S.Navaneetha Krishnan, son of Mr. S. Shanmugavelu is the Deputy Director and one of the Joint Managing Trustee of Vikas Educational and Charitable trust. He is an Occupational Therapist, Special Educator and Register Medical Practitioner. He has experience of more than 12 years in the rehabilitation of children with special needs. His therapeutic intervention has led many children to achieve their development and near normal life.
He manages the effective running of the institutions being run by Vikas Educational and Charitable trust.
Dr.N.Kanaga Navaneetha Krishnan, is another Deputy Director and Managing Trustee of Vikas Educational and Charitable trust. She is a medical practitioner and is serving the Tamil Nadu Government medical services departments.
She has an experience of 10 years in the field of medical services. She provides guidance and oversees the health of the children who are enrolled in the institutions run by Vikas Educational and Charitable trust.
Mrs.S.Susheela Rani, is another Deputy Director and Managing Trustee of Vikas Educational and Charitable trust. She is having more than 18 years of experience in finance. Mrs. S. Susheela Rani has been on the board of Vikas Educational and Charitable trust since 2006.
She manages the entire financial operation, including planning, budgets’, audits, and legal compliance of the trust and the institutions run by the trust. She also oversees the smooth functioning of the rehabilitative services and aims to get the institutions to a higher platform of global recognition.
Mr.V.Mathiyarasan, is another Deputy Director and Managing Trustee of Vikas Educational and Charitable trust. He has been on the board since 2006 and oversees the entire operational activities of the trust and the institutions run by the trust. He frames polices, processes, compliances and sets up best practices across all departments.
He was instrumental in drafting the curriculum for trust run vocational training centre. He conceptualized the individual yoga plan for every student and closely monitors yoga therapy services