Directors & Team

Mathew Mattam:
Board of Director and CEO,, has 27 years of experience in developmental sector both managing and implementing projects of related to government and non-governmental organizations. 20 years working with young people in the country on various issues and additional seven years of experience working in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene sector including managing technical assistance projects to accelerate sanitation access in rural areas.

Francis P Antony:
Board of Director, 30 years of experience in the developmental sector managing both profit and non-profit organizations. Expertise in child rights as well as unorganized sector and worked extensively with urban poor.

Our Experts

Yogendra Singh:
Sanitation Expert has 16 years of experience working exclusively on the issues of sanitation both in the states of Chhattigarh and Madhya Pradesh. He has compiled various documents related to technological options in sanitation. Presently is also a consultant to organizations like National Centre for Good Governance, WaterAid in India, etc.

Shaifque Khan:
Governance Expert, he has 20 years of experience working with panchayats and panchayts raj systems, including Participatory planning and research using various tools such as social mapping, social audit and right to information.

Shailesh Mujumdar:
SLWM expert, he has over 20 years of experience working with government as well as non-governmental organizations. He has been instrumental in support government of Madhya Pradesh to finalise SLWM guidelines, IEC strategy, capacity building modules as well as training over 200 people in Madhya Pradesh.

Dr. Arun Singh:
Water Expert, doctorate in geology, he has over 30 years of experience in working on water related issues both at national and international level.

Seema Jain:
Documentation specialist, has been working in the sector for the last 15 years including documenting for various organizations like WaterAid, Fhi 360, Ektaparishad, Unicef etc.

YouthAid Management Team

TJ Jospeh, State Manager Maharashtra:
has over 25 years of experience working in developmental sector and has 3 years of experience working in the sanitation sector.

Vishnoo Prakash, State Manager MP:
has more than 10 years of experience working in the voluntary sector, including managing huge campaigns reach out 25000 women.

Dilip Kumar D:
Finance & Admin Manager, has more than 5 years of experience in managing finance both in national and international organizations.

Team of Consultants for CLTS

  • Aastha Anuragi
  • Azhrullah Khan
  • Bajrang Nishad
  • Irshad Ahmad
  • Kalpesh Pandey
  • Kedar Kashyap
  • Lokesh Upadhyay
  • Manjula Jaiswal
  • Manoj Chobey
  • Poonam Tiwari
  • Nitesh
  • Vijay Pratap Singh
  • Shatruhan Sahu
  • Sangeeta Kumari
  • Vinod Jagdey

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