An online meeting of the Board of Trustees of Vidyamandir Trust, Palanpur was held on a virtual meeting platform on 30/04/2020. The meeting had over 90% attendance. Trustees and officers from Mumbai and the Senior Management team members from Palanpur were present in the meeting. With the aim of keeping the students engaged in educational activities in difficult times of Corona epidemic; issues such as online education, prevention of COVID-19, work done by institutes in last year etc. were discussed during the meeting.
The Board of Trustees of Vidyamandir Trust, Palanpur has unanimously elected Shri Rajiv P. Mehta new Chairman. the post for a two-year period till 2022.
Shri Rajiv P. Mehta takes charge from Shri Russell A. Mehta, who was Chairman for the past four years (two terms of two years each, the maximum as per the Constitution of the Trust). Shri Rajiv P. Mehta was already a member of the Board and Shri Russell A. Mehta will continue to be a member of the Board. Shri Ashish K. Mehta was re-appointed as Managing Trustee and Shri Vasant A. Parikh as Joint Managing Trustee. Shri Rohit A. Kothari was included as a permanent invitee and Shri Pathikbhai R. Kothari and Dr. Satyavatiben S. Mehta was elected as Co-opt Trustees for the year 2020-21.
Commenting on his new role and responsibility, Rajiv P. Mehta said, “I would like to thank Russellbhai for his outstanding leadership as Chairman of Vidyamandir Trust for the past 4 years. It has been a wonderful experience working together.”
He also expressed thanks to the Managing Trustee and Board of Trustees of Vidyamandir Trust for appointing him as Chair for the next two years. “I am extremely humbled by the confidence and I look forward to serving our great institution and working together with the Board as well as the Director and faculty of our schools.