Board of Governors

The School is being run under supervision and guidance of Board of Governors. The Board of Governors for School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada comprises of members from Ministry of Human Resource Development, Ministry of Urban Development, Government of Andhra pradesh, and two nominees of Government of India from the field of Architecture and Planning.

The Board also has nominees of Institute of Town Planners, India, Council of Architecture, AICTE, UGC.

Ms. Brinda Somaya
Chairperson

Smt Sumita Dawra, I.A.S
Principal Secretary
Department of Higher Education,
Govt.of Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad

Prof Dr D S Meshram
President
Institute of Town Planners, India
4-A, Ring Road, I.P. Estate,
New Delhi

Shri Biswaranjan Nayak
President
Council of Architecture,
India Habitat Centre,
Core 6A, 1st Floor,
Lodhi Road,
New Delhi

Prof Rajiv Mishra
Nominee of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
New Delhi

Dr Monsingh D Devadas
Nominee of University Grants Commission
New Delhi
Nominee- SPA Council
Expert (Architecture)
Nominee- SPA Council Expert (Plannning)

Shri S. P. Goyal
Joint Secretary (NITs & DL)
Department of Higher Education,
MHRD, New Delhi

Ms. Darshana M. Dabral
Joint Secretary & Financial Advisor
Department of Higher Education,
MHRD, New Delhi

Shri B Anand
Joint Secretary
Works
Ministry of Urban Development New Delhi

Prof. (Dr.) Minakshi Jain
Director
SPA Vijayawada

Dr Ayon K Tarafdar
Head, Department of Planning
SPA Vijayawada
Nominee – Senate, SPAV

Shri S V Krishna Kumar
Head, Department of Architecture
SPA Vijayawada
Nominee – Senate, SPAV

Shri D V Rama Mohana Rao
Registrar,
SPA, Vijayawada
& Secretary, Board of Governors