SSIO Committees and Task Force
Archival - Dr. Phil Gosselin, Mr. Mauro Battiston, Co-Chair
Responsible for archiving important documents, artifacts, Bhagawan's materializations, pictures, videos, audios and related material of historic significance.
Education - Dr. Pal Dhall, Mrs. Marianne Meyer, Co-Chair
Provide guidelines for and oversee the Institutes of Sathya Sai Education (ISSEs) and Sathya Sai Schools
Environmental Sustainability - Mr. Ashok Sakhrani, Chair
This committee will have a wider scope of work, including Environmental Initiatives, Implementation of the Go Green Conference Resolutions, and Sustainable Environmental practices.
Events - Mr. Alejandro Grana, Chair
Coordinate the planning and execution of events hosted by the SSIO
Humanitarian Relief - Mr. Albert Barelds, Chair
Coordinate the delivery of disaster relief to people afflicted by natural disasters in overseas countries
Information Technology - Dr. Venkatraman Sadanand, Chair
Maintain a platform to disseminate information on Sathya Sai Baba's life, message, and work in various multimedia formats and provide guidelines for Sathya Sai International Organisation websites
Intellectual Property - Mr. Leonardo Gutter, Mr. Krishna Srinivasan, Co-Chair
Provides guidelines for copyrighting the logos, websites, names, works, and publications of Sathya Sai Baba and the SSIO. Also advises the SSIO in various countries about unauthorized use and abuse of intellectual properties of the SSIO.
Media Coordination - Dr. Anupom Ganguli, Chair
Collect, review, edit, and sort documents, audio, video, and other media from several countries to build a repository of the life, message, and works of Sathya Sai Baba and the activities of the Sathya Sai International Organization
Medical - Dr. Narendranath Reddy, Chair
Oversee the delivery of Sathya Sai Ideal Healthcare, i.e. the delivery of free, state-of-the-art healthcare with love, compassion, and an emphasis on disease prevention
Public Outreach - Mrs Alida Parkes, Chair
This committee provides the interface between the SSIO and the local communities, governments, media and religious establishments.
Resource Management - Mr. Harshad Patel, Mr. Suresh Menon Co-Chair
Oversees the management of SSIO resources.
Young Adults - Mr. Deviesh Tankaria, International Young Adult Coordinator
Serve the young adults of the Sathya Sai International Organisation by coordinating activities and developing programs for the youth
Guidelines Task Force - Mr. Ashok K. Sakhrani, Chair
Up-date and review the Guidelines and the Operations Manual for Centres and Groups of the Sathya Sai International Organisation.
Enhanced Communications Task Force - Dr. Srinivas Raghavan, Chair
Responsible for assisting the SSIO in effective communication between the Prasanthi Council, Zones, Committees, Countries, Centres and Groups, and the SSIO members.