Chapter Presidents

Chapter Presidents are the heads of local VSNA chapters. Local chapters are a core part of the Veerashaiva community and host events to celebrate religious festivals and the community.

2018

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Sudha Nagabhushana
California - South
Shilpa Hanji
Chicago
Nandish Dhananjaya
Connecticut
Asha Gaddi
Florida
Vidya Rao
Georgia
Nagarathna Totada
Maryland
Sulochana Guggari
Michigan
Narendra Hadimani
New England
Veereshappa Rudramuni
New York
Shankar Sanikop
North Carolina
Vasanth Kalale
Pittsburgh
Arun Mahadevappa
Texas - North
Jyothi Hattarki
Texas - South
Harish Hiremath
Toronto
Deepak Dhanigond
Washington DC & Virginia
Mahesh Kumar
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal

2016

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Mrutunjay Hiremath
California - North
Renuka Puttappa
California - South
Manu Swamy
Chicago
Kishore Channabasavaiah
Connecticut
Suma C. Basant
Florida
Girish Budibetta
Georgia
Sangeeta Patil
Maryland
Savitha Shivananda
Michigan
Sanjeev Mungarwadi
New England
N. B. Patil
New York
Shiva Patil
North Carolina
Ashwini Koratagere
Ohio
Rashmi Naikar
Pittsburgh
Kevin Gangadhar
Tennessee
K. P Channabasappa
Texas - North
Vidya Kondajji
Texas - South
Jagadeesh Halyal
Toronto
Vijay Aivalli
Washington DC & Virginia
Anand Parakal
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal

2015

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Mrutunjay Hiremath
California - North
Renuka Puttappa
California - South
Manu Swamy
Chicago
Kishore Channabasavaiah
Connecticut
Suraj Kurtakoti
Florida
Girish Budibetta
Georgia
Mahesh Rajaghatta
Maryland
Savitha Shivananda
Michigan
Sanjeev Mungarwadi
New England
N. B. Patil
New York
Shiva Patil
North Carolina
Ashwini Koratagere
Ohio
Rashmi Naikar
Pittsburgh
Kevin Gangadhar
Tennessee
K. P Channabasappa
Texas - North
Vidya Kondajji
Texas - South
Jagadeesh Halyal
Toronto
Vijay Aivalli
Washington DC & Virginia
Raj Galagali
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal

2014

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Mrutunjay Hiremath
California - North
Shiddaling Shettar
California - South
Manu Swamy
Chicago
Deepak Patil
Connecticut
Suraj Kurtakoti
Florida
Nayantara Swamy
Georgia
Mahesh Rajaghatta
Maryland
Savitha Tharakesh
Michigan
Karuna Hiremath
New England
Irappa Arabhavi
New York
Shiva Patil
North Carolina
Shivappa Palled
Ohio
Amit Vagarali
Pittsburgh
Nitin Doijad
Tennessee
K. P Channabasappa
Texas - North
Anu Benakatti
Texas - South
Jagadeesh Halyal
Toronto
Yuvaraj Patil
Washington DC & Virginia
Raj Galagali
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal

2013

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Mrutunjay Hiremath
California - North
Shantaraju Policepatil
California - South
Manu Swamy
Chicago
Deepak Patil
Connecticut
Suraj Kurtakoti
Florida
Nayantara Swamy
Georgia
Nanda Gulve
Maryland
Shashidar Nagenahalli
Michigan
Karuna Hiremath
New England
Irappa Arabhavi
New York
Shivraj Bhujange
North Carolina
Shivappa Palled
Ohio
Amit Vagarali
Pittsburgh
Nitin Doijad
Tennessee
K. P Channabasappa
Texas - North
Anu Benakatti
Texas - South
Jyoti Biradar
Toronto
Vijay Aivalli
Washington DC & Virginia
Shekar Guddimath
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal

2012

Chapter Name

President

Alabama
Shivashankar Tumkur
California - Central
Arun Kumar
California - North
California - South
Savitha Mandi
Chicago
Srishail Hadimani
Florida
Suresh Belthur
Georgia
Nanda Gulve
Maryland
Shashidar Nagenahalli
Michigan
Vinay Virupaksha
New England
Mahesh Hulikere
New York
Shivraj Bhujange
North Carolina
Pushpa Kalmath
Ohio
Madhu Patil
Pittsburgh
Shaila Sonth
Tennessee
Shivaputrappa Patil
Texas - North
Rajshri Patil
Texas - South
Jyoti Biradar
Toronto
Vijay Aivalli
Washington DC & Virginia
Shekar Guddimath
West Virginia
Vivek Neginhal