Board of Trustees


Chairperson

Kalpana Subramaniam

Kalpana Subramaniam

Secretary

Anguselvi Raja

Anguselvi Raja

Chief Financial Officer

Kannan Ramaiah

Kannan Ramaiah

Member

Pugazhendhi Pargunan

Pugazhendhi Pargunan

Member

Karthik Linganathan

Karthik Linganathan

Past EC President

Kingsly Samuel

Kingsly Samuel


As part of the General Body proceedings on Nov 17th 2007, Tamil Sangam Michigan members approved a ballot initiative to incorporate a 7-member Board of Trustees (BOT) for the Sangam. The members of the board of trustees will have a 2-year term, with a limit of no more than 6 years in office either continuous or intermittent.


The high level role of the BOT will include:

  • Sustain Sangam's Mission and areas of focus and growth
  • Develop long term cultural, financial and liaison goals
  • Establish policies and procedures associated to Sangam's activities
  • To retain legal counsel and CPA to annually audit Sangam's financial records
  • Avoid self-serving policies and conflict of interest
  • Provide oversight on long term financial matters of the Sangam
  • Appoint ad hoc committees to work on topics such as constitution & by laws, finance & audit, elections