Organizational Structure

Human Resources

ASMITA is managed by a Board consisting of seven members. All of the members are professionals having expertise in various fields. The Board provides directorship and policy guidelines to the institution and also contributes professionally in areas of their interest and expertise.

ASMITA staff includes professionals experienced in media (print and electronic), research, training, administration and management. Moreover, ASMITA employs professionals from outside the organization on short and medium term basis, when needed.


Founder Member:
Susan Maskey
Anju Chhetri
Dr. Mahesh Maskey
Manju Thapa
Saroj Pant
Ashmina Ranjit
Shanta Bhandari
Ganesh Bhandari
Alina Shakya
Rama Thapa

Executive Committee:
Indu Tuladhar     -President (Development Lawyer/ Gender expert)
Ashmina Ranjit     - Vice President (Feminist Artist)
Alina Shakya       – General Secretary (Library/ ICT Technician)
Apsara Gautam     – Treasurer (Social activist)
Manju Thapa      – Member (Gender & Media Expert/ Journalist/ Researcher)
Shanta Bhandari    - Member (Researcher/Media activist)
Renu Adhikari     - Member (Social Activist/ Language Teacher)

Advisor Group:
Dr. Meena Acharya   - Economist /Gender expert
Susan Maskey     - Feminist Writer/Singer
Dr. Aruna Uprety     – Public Health and Maternal Child Health Specialist
Laxmi Paudel      – Development & Education Expert (PhD Fellow)
Anju Chhetri       – Feminist Researcher/ Writer / Documentary Film Producer
Bidhan Acharya     - Demographic Expert
Dr. Sudha Tripathi    – Writer

General Member:
Anju Chhetri
Indu Tuladhar
Manju Thapa
Ashmina Ranjit
Laxmi Paudel
Shanta Bhandari
Alina Shakya
Apsara Gautam
Salina Shakya
Renu Adikari
Pushpa Budhathoki