Governing Council

The Academy is a unit of, and managed by The GRD Trust, Kalaikathir Buildings, 963, Avanashi Road, Coimbatore - 641 037 which was established in 1979. It was registered under the Public Charitable Trusts Act by a Deed of Trust dated 14.11.1979, later replaced by an Amendment Deed registered on 1st September, 1999 at the Coimbatore Sub Registrar's Office as Document Nos: 173 of 1999 and 1625 of 2004.

The ownership and management of the Academy vests with the Trust which exercises academic and administrative control through a duly constituted Governing Council of which the Principal/Director is the Secretary (Ex-officio).

  • Dr. D. Padmanaban - Chairman & Correspondent
  • Mrs. Geetha Padmanaban - Secretary
  • Dr. C.K. Kotravel Bharathi - Principal/Director

Sl. No
Name and Address of the Members
Designation
Academic Background
1
Dr. D. PADMANABAN
Chairman & Correspondent
GRD Institutions Civil Aerodrome Post Avanashi Road
Coimbatore -641 014
Chairman
Educationist
2
Smt. GEETHA PADMANABAN
Secretary
GRD Institutions Civil Aerodrome Post Avanashi Road
Coimbatore -641 014
Member
Educationist
3
Dr. C.K. KOTRAVEL BHARATHI
Principal/Director
G R Damodaran Academy of Civil Aerodrome Post Management,
Coimbatore -641 062
Member
Academician
4
Smt. T. SANTHA
Principal-in-charge
G R Damodaran Academy of Civil Aerodrome Post Management,
Coimbatore -641 062
Member
Educationist
5
Dr. K.K. RAMACHANDRAN
Vice-Principal
G R Damodaran Academy of Civil Aerodrome Post Management,
Coimbatore - 641 014
Member
Academician
6
Dr. K. GOVINDARAJULU
Professor of Economics,
Bharathiar University
University Nominee
Academician
7
Mr. R. VARUN KARTHIKEYAN
Director - Operations,
Roots Multiclean Limited,
Coimbatore
University
Corporate Executive