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Dr. B. S. V. Prakash

Advisory Council Member

Dr. B. S. V. Prakash is a very respected botany professor in Christian College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He is a prominent educationist, leader, and mentor to numerous young generations. He is an inspiration and role model for the youth. His passion and dedication to educating students are remarkable.

He is always seen surrounded by youth, coaching, caring, and counseling them. He has been all the time active in youth groups, motivating and helping them to keep going in life with word and wisdom.

Vikas Kumar Gupta

Vikash Kumar Gupta

Mr. Vikash Kumar Gupta is Godly committed and is very generous to help & serve humanity for the last 23 years. He is working at Secretariate house with Cabinet minister, (Mr. Swami Prasad Maurya) in Lucknow, Government of Uttar Pradesh.

Mr. Gupta is also actively involved in ministering to the needy in the city of Kanpur. He is a key and prominent member of UESI ministry nationally.

Mr. Gupta is married to Neharika Gupta and is blessed with two kids. He makes his home in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. 


Dr. Sushrut Pradhan

Dr. Sushrut Pradhan is the Founder/ Senior Pastor at Refreshing international ministries. He serves as chairman of St. Alphonsa's education development society running 4 Schools with over 4000 students. It’s one of the top rankings B'Ed College in the locality.

He is also the Founder/ general secretary for Great Commission ministries and Ashray residential school for Banjara girls. Its hostess around 150 Banjara girls were unwanted by their parents. Some girls are now in higher education like medicine, nursing, engineering, pharmacy etc.

Advisory Council Member

Advisory Council Member

Moses Parmar

Moses Parmar

Founding Trustee / President

Moses was born in a Christian family in Gujarat and joined the ministry at the age of 21.  He married to Sushma and they have two grown-up
children. Moses holds degrees in Science, Leadership, and Management.  His special passion is to train men, women, and youth in leadership.  A family, a community, a company or a nation without a good leader will not go far. A frequent speaker, extensive traveler.
His involvement with oppressed peoples allows him to speak in many venues and he communicates effectively in three languages. Moses is one of the Trustees of Konnect Foundation and makes his home in Lucknow.

G. Jonathan

G. Jonathan

Trustee / Treasurer 

Mr. Jonathan resides in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. He is married to Manju, and has a son Joshua aged 22 years, and a daughter Shreya aged 20 years. Mr Jonathan did his master's in commerce (M. Com) and worked with Operation Mobilization India for 27 years, Mainly in finance and administration. He also completed his MA in Christian studies from Briercrest University, Canada. He began a new season in the Year 2017 and became part of Konnect Foundation as one of the Trustees, managing finance. Mr. Jonathan is a Humanitarian Manager for 2elms India, a registered charity whose mission is to give the underprivileged access to marketable skills.

Shailesh Pateliya

Shailesh Pateliya

Trustee / Secretary 

Exceptionally gifted in teaching and administration, Shailesh Pateliya is a disciplined social worker. He is married to Rita Pateliya and is blessed with a son (Saunval) and a Daughter (Sakhi), based in Gujarat, India. He is known as ethical at the core, a perfectionist in efforts, simple in a relationship, committed to people empowerment, focused on improvement. Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Excellence are his core values, no matter what. Impacting lives for more than three decades, he is especially effective with youths.


Suresh Kumar

Project Director

Passionate about teaching, preaching, and discipleship, Suresh is equally gifted with administration and management. Suresh has done  (MBA) Master of Business Administration. He has given his golden 18 years in Non-profit organizations, serving there in various capacities. He is very much moved with compassion to assist the poor, oppressed, and marginalized. 
Suresh is married to Helhing from Manipur and is blessed with two beautiful daughters (Annie 9 and Amy 3).  Suresh and Helhing make their home in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.


Sushma Parmar

Women Ministry Co-ordinator

Sushma comes from  Gujarat and is married to Moses Parmar. Sushma holds degrees in Science, Education, Counseling, and Communication. Her special passion is 'Women Empowerment and has done
extensive research and has been involved in awareness programs related to education, health, vocational training, and social issues.  She organizes programs for women to learn additional skills to support themselves and their families financially.


Athui Vashio

Awareness Program Co-ordinator

Athui counsels and mentors people from different walks of life, ranging from her neighborhood to prison cells.  She is passionate about discipleship and takes great joy in witnessing breakthroughs. She believes that prayer is the backbone of all her works. She has spent many years working for the mental, physical and spiritual well-being of women and children in prisons. She uses her hobbies of craftwork and handiwork to build friendships with the people around her. She is enthusiastic to serve and assist wherever help is required. Coming from Manipur, Athui makes her home in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

“Striving to build our Nation through building Communities"

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