Designation: PCCF cum Principal Secretary, Forests, Environment and Wildlife Management Dept.
Organisation: Government of Sikkim, Gangtok
Biosketch: Thomas CHANDY is currently serving as PCCF cum Principal Secretary of Forests, Environment and Wildlife Mangement Department in the Government of Sikkim. His responsibility relates to promotion of quality elementary, secondary and higher education in the State of Sikkim. This includes broadly the development and improvement of institutions for updating teaching-learning skills of teachers and schools, development of infrastructure and vocational education in pursuance of the National Skill Qualification Framework. He completed his Ph.D from the University of Melbourne in 2013 for which he was awarded an Australian Leadership Award scholarship of the Australian Government."