Board of Directors



Ashok is from Madurai, Tamilnadu. He holds Master degree in computer applications from Madurai Kamaraj University. He has been living in Austin, TX since 2011 with his wife Amitha, two kids Sarah and Varshan. Since his college days Ashok is much interested and involved in organizing cultural and academic events/meets. Not to mention Ashok is big time food lover, he love to explore different cuisines.



Murali Dhandapani was born and raised in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu and has Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science. He worked in Singapore before moving to New Jersey in 2005 and has been living in Austin since 2007. He works for Dell as a Senior Solutions Architect, has volunteered for several Austin Tamil Sangam events in the past. He lives with his wife Kavitha and sons Dharnish and Dharshan. Outside of work he enjoys gardening, doing small home projects, fitness/sports and movies..



Mohan Karuppusamy was born &brought up in Dindigul, Tamilnadu. Graduated as Mechanical Engineer and working for Siemens PLM. He lives with his wife Priya, daughter Tanishka and a son Siddhan. He has volunteered several ATS events , as well as teaching at Austin Tamil School. His interests includes swimming, biking, hiking, yoga and gardening. He is serving as an elected Board Member of his neighborhood community at Austin for the second time, also associated with few NGOs working for Tamil Community in India.



Selvakumar Eakambaram (Selva) - Born & brought up in Tamilnadu (Tiruchengodu), India. Selva holds Master degrees in Business Administration and Computer Science. He worked for Government of India (National Informatics Center - NIC) before moving to USA in 1997. He has been living in Austin since 2005. He works for General Motors as Sr. IT Development Manager. Selva is also currently volunteering as Tamil School Teacher for Austin Tamil School. Selva’s family consists of his wife Vidhya and his daughter Apoorva. Outside of work Selva enjoys exploring and play with new electronic gadgets.


Mani is originally from Chennai, living in Austin for past 10 years. He is a vivid cricket fan and likes to play most of the sports. He loves music and especially Ilayraraja songs. He likes to make friends and loves to help Tamil community as needed. He lives in Cedar Park, Texas, with his wife, Sasi, daughter Priya (age 13), and son Priyesh (age 9). His favorite quote…“In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.” ― Swami Vivekananda.

இரண்டு ஆஸ்டின் வாழ் தமிழ் நண்பர்களை அழைக்க வேண்டும்.