of Indo-American Associations of So Cal
is King of FIA-SC for the year 2008-09
Los Angeles, Dec. 06, 2008
Dilip Butani and Swaran Dabgotra
The Federation of Indo-American Associations of Southern California
(Est. 1979) on November 14, 2006 unanimously elected Ajmer Singh
its new president for the year 2008-09. Since joining the FIA-SC
in 2004 Ajmer has actively participated and coordinated in various
FIA functions and has served the community diligently. He is currently
employed as a director at UMA ENTERPRIZE an importer and wholesaler
of Home Décor and Accent Furniture.
Past President Kewal Kanda called and chaired the election meeting.
Nominations were solicited by the Election Commissioner Ishwar Deedwania.
Based on the nominations Mr. Deedwania declared the following Executive
Committee elected unanimously that will support the incoming president
Ajmer Singh during his tenure.
The newly elected FIA-SC officers for the year 2008-09 are: Surinder
S. Bhogal - Chairman; Ajmer Singh - President; Anju Garg & Atul
Gandhi - Executive Vice-Presidents; Rajinder Dhunna - Secretary;
Swaran S. Dabgotra - Treasurer; Suresh Patel - Joint Secretary;
Harjit S. Bhogal & Vandana Ranjan - VP Cultural; Balwinder S.
Garcha - VP Public Relations; Ravinder Verma – VP Special
Events; Aparna Hande - VP Planning; Makam Subbarao - VP Community;
Jalu Bidye - VP Operations; Surinder Luthra - VP Sr. Affairs; Arti
Garg, Gunjan Amin & Preeti Tilve - VP Youth Affairs. Installation
of the new team will take place on December 14, 2008 (5:00 PM) at
Ashoka Restaurant in Artesia. For more information call Kewal Kanda