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Present Staffs

Tej Bist

Director of Programs


Tej Raj Bist originally from Dhangadhi is self-motivated and highly innovative corporate development young professional with about ten year’s profound exposure in the development sector nationally and internationally. He earned his Master’s in Sustainable Development from SIT Graduate Institute in 2014. His work has focused on community development, entrepreneurship, advocacy, and rights for child, women, and youth. He is passionate about bringing changes in people lives and providing an environment for possibilities and opportunities.

Sushmita Shrestha

Senior Program Officer


I have received a B. A in majoring Sociology and Major English from Rainbow International College ( affiliated Tribhuwan University) from Nepal and pursuing a master degree in  Glocal -Community Development from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. I am keenly interested to work on gender rights and gender equity in both rural and urban areas of Nepal.

Besides that I love traveling and experiencing their locality, reading novels.

Kritagya Chand

IT Officer / Designer


He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bangalore. 

He is passionate about graphic designing.
AYON has given him a platform to showcase his expertise on various activities.

He enjoys working at AYON closely with other colleagues to design AYON’s outreach materials.

He loves sports, traveling to new places, watching movies.

Rishi Bhandari

Admin and Finance Officer