A very highly reputed Rural Development Expert who held very high positions including Secretary to three Prime Ministers starting from Shri Deva Gowda. Hailing from Tamil Nadu, Dr. S.S. Meenakshi Sundaram joined IAS in 1968. He served both in the State in the Government of Karnataka and Central Government for long time in the Rural Development Department. He is at present vice-Chairman of MYRADA, a well known organization specialized in water shed development and in Rural Empowerment, based at No.2, Service Road, Domlur Layout, Bangalore. He has agreed to help ISA as a member of Governing Body.

Dr. Meenakshisundaram IAS (Retd.) No.2, Service Road Dhomlur Lay Out Bangalore – 560 071