Endowment Funds Advisory Board


Chair

Lila B. Karki

Lila B. Karki, PhD, PPE


Agricultural Economics
Professional Affiliation: University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Maryland, USA
Contact: drkarkilb at gmail dot com
NAPA Engagement/Involvement
Founding Life Member (since 2016)
Advisor: NAPA Advisory Council
Chair: NAPA Second (2020) and First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
President (2018 - 2020) - 2nd term
Founding President (2016 – 2018)
Coordinator: Working Committee (2015-2016)
Editor: NAPA Conference Proceedings - NAPA Second (2020) and First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
Reviewer: NAPA Seminal Book - Principles and Practices of Food Security: Sustainable, Sufficient, and Safe Food for Healthy Living in Nepal

Director

Megha Parajulee

Megha N. Parajulee, PhD


Entomology and Cropping Systems
Professional Affiliation: Texas A&M University Research Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA
Contact: kapashakim at gmail dot com
NAPA Engagement/Involvement
President (2020-2022)
Founding Life Member (since 2016)
Co-chair Member: NAPA Second (2020) and First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
Member, Working Committee (2015-2016)
Coordinator, NAPA General Assembly (2016)
NAPA Founding Vice President (2016 – 2018)
NAPA Vice President (2018 - 2020) - 2nd term
Editor-In-Chief (2017-date), Global Journal of Agricultural and Allied Sciences (GJAAS)
Chair: Fundraising Committee for the 1st Biennial International Scientific Conference
Co-Chair: NAPA Second (2020) and First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
Editor, NAPA Seminal Book - Principles and Practices of Food Security: Sustainable, Sufficient, and Safe Food for Healthy Living in Nepal

Director, Member Secretary

Prem Bhandari

Prem B. Bhandari, PhD


Rural Sociology and Demography
Professional Affiliation: KonTerra Research Group, Washington D.C
South Asia Research Consult (SARC), Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan
Contact: pbhandari115 at gmail dot com
NAPA Engagement/Involvement
Founding Member (2016 - 2017); Life Member (since 2017)
Member: First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conference
Founding General Secretary (2016 – 2018)
General Secretary, Working Committee (2015-2016)
Editor-In-Chief: First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
Member: Scientific Committee, First (2018) Biennial International Scientific Conferences
Co-Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor: NAPA Seminal Book - Principles and Practices of Food Security: Sustainable, Sufficient, and Safe Food for Healthy Living in Nepal
Editor: Global Journal of Agricultural and Allied Sciences (GJAAS)

Outreach and Investment Coordinator

Basu Bhandari

Basu D. Bhandari, PhD


Agricultural Economics
Professional Affiliation:Comerica Bank, Dallas, Texas
Contact: bgbhandari at gmail dot com
NAPA Engagement/Involvement
Member (2016-2017)
Life Member (since 2017)
Election Commissioner: First NAPA Assembly 2016
Moderator, NAPA 2nd Biennial International Scientific Conference (2020)

Outreach and Investment Coordinator

Aditya Khanal

Aditya R. Khanal, PhD


Agricultural Economics
Professional Affiliation:Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN, USA
Contact: akkhanal at gmail dot com
NAPA Engagement/Involvement
Member (since 2017)
Life Member (since 2018)
Featured NAPA Member (Agri-Connection, vol. 4, issue 2, 2019)
Member, Scientific and Proceedings Committee, NAPA 2nd Biennial International Scientific Conference, 2020
Outstanding Volunteer and Chair of student competition session, NAPA 2nd Biennial International Scientific Conference, 2020
Member, Research and Capacity Building Committee (2018-2020, 2020-2022)
Member, Executive Committee (2020-2022)