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Board Members

Manohar Kumar (Founder)

He is Chief Functionary and founder of Jan Sarokar. He has done his PG in Rural Development from Xavier Institute of Social Service in 1985-87 batch and also dis his Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from IGNOU.

Arjun Kumar (President)

Arjun Kumar is well known Social Activist from Palamu region. He joined the Social activites during college days when Jai Prakash Narayan lead the youth for changing the society across India. He was associated with Yuva Chatra Sangarsh .

Shubha Sinha (Vice President)

Shubha Soumya Sinha, having education in Economics and Financial Management, passionate to empower women economically and awakening them for best management of micro level financial management.She dreams for the day

Ashok Yadav (Executive Member)

He has done his PG Dip in Rural Development from XISS, Ranchi and Master in Population Sciences from IIPS, Mumbai. Having 31 years of experience in the field of Rural Development and worked with corporates like HFCL, KRIBHCO Ltd., Usha Martin Ltd., INGOs like CARE INDIA, UNICEF and also with GOs and different NGOs.

Kala Sahay Advocate and Member

Founder member of Jan Sarokar. She is having law background and associated with social work from college days. She is well known women Advocate of Giridih working for the women rights and dedicated her life for them.She joined National Federation of Indian Women and to raise voice of women in community, district, state and national.forum. She also attended many International delegation

Chhandoshree Thakur(Treasurer)

Chhandoshree Thakur is Founder of Live Foundation and she is also holding key position of Treasurer in Jan Sarokar. She is prolific writer started his career in Journalism and served many leading newspapers in English in Jharkhand such as Telegraph, Times of India, Hindustan covering extensive reporting in rural areas and also served in Development sector with many

Annu Kumari (Executive Member)

Annu Kumari is young and energetic personality who started participating in college days during Graduation at St. Xavier’s College, Ranchi where she participated in social work issues and attended short duration camps for education of slum students supported by Ajimji Premji University. She completed her Masters Degree in Commerce (M.Com) from Ranchi University.


Dr Gautam Sadhu, Professor, IIHMR, Jaipur

He is a Professor, Dean (Admin) and team leader of all the WASH Projects at the IIHMR University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. He is also an adjunct faculty at Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA. He has an extensive experience and expertise in the field of public health, water-sanitation, nutrition, rural development, Panchayati raj institutions health education, community participation,

Ravi Shankar Boyana

Location: Telangana Ravi Shankar Boyana, is CEO of “O2 Skills Pvt. Ltd” and Director in “SHARE” and is an Advisor to “Jan Sarokar”. He has 33 years of experience in the Development, Skilling and IT sectors. He has worked in SRI (a NGO) in Jharkhand and Bihar for 7 years, worked for tribal people in Andhra Pradesh under “Girijan Cooperative Corporation” ( Government of Andhra Pradesh) for 2 years , in IT sector in Hyderabad for 7 years, worked with

Ashok Jaiswal

He is a Freelance Soft Skills trainer and Executive Coach. I have hands-on experience of more than 3 decades of working which includes Human Resources Management. During this large span of career, he worked as a Faculty Member of the Apex Training College of the Bank in Kolkata taking sessions on Behavioural Science and General Banking for almost 3 years. He would like to share his experience and expertise to empower the younger work force for improving t

Prabhat Shankar

Prabhat Shankar was Retd as General Manager from CMPDI, Ranchi completing 36 years of his service as Geologist. During his tenure he completed exploration as Project Head in projects He also Specialized in Quality Control and analysis of Coal products. He is man of dedication and devoted his time on quality excellence and work from planning to final execution with team members in record time.He has done his Post Graduation in Geology in 1977