Texas: North American Telugu Association (NATA) had a Board meeting in Dallas, Texas recently to discuss upcoming Dallas Convention 2016, NATA Sevadays and other important things. All the convention committees were formed and committee chairs, co-chairs and members showed enthusiasm to work for the convention. Board has thanked each and every one of them for coming forward to volunteer their time and service for NATA.
President Dr. Mohan Mallam has explained various activities planned for NATA Sevadays including Solar Lights, Safe drinking water plants, Student scholarships, toilets and computers at schools and encouraged everyone to participate in this. Some Board of Directors recently showed intention to step down due to personal and family obligations. Board thanked the outgoing BODs for their valuable services and has chosen Prasuna Reddy Dornadula, Mohan Kaladi, Kiran Gunnam, Pradeep Samala, Ravi Kandimalla and Narayana Reddy Gandra to replace them.
Advisory Council has also met as some of its members showed interest to step down to pave the way for new generation. AC has chosen Dr. Stanley Reddy, Jithender Reddy and Adisesha Reddy Bellam to replace them. Board thanked the outgoing Advisory Council members for their valuable support and service.
Dr. Prem Reddy (Chair)
President-Elect Rajeshwar Reddy Gangasani took the oath from the new Board of Directors Kiran Gunnam, Mohan Kaladi, Pradeep Samala, Prasuna Reddy Dornadula, Ravi Kandimalla and Babu Rao Samala.
Board also has chosen Mallik Banda as Jt. Treasurer, Nagesh Mukkamalla as Sports Committee Chair, Saroja Sagaram as Women's Forum Chair, Women's Forum Co-Chair Deep Jangari, Satwik Reddy as Youth Activities Committee Co-Chair and Youth Women Co-Chair Punneetha Reddy. Next board meeting will be in Los Angeles, California in March, 2016.