Past Presidents

Every year, the Samaj holds an election for the next president of the Samaj. Over the past 40 years, there have exactly 39 presidents. Here they are:

  1. Narendra Shah* • 1978-1979
  2. Kanchan Shah • 1980
  3. Niranjana Purohit • 1981
  4. Gita Gandhi • 1982
  5. Dilip Shah • 1983
  6. Anil Gandhi • 1984
  7. Natwar Mehta • 1985
  8. Upendra Desai • 1986
  9. Mahendra Shah* • 1987
  10. Arvind Parikh • 1988
  11. Shardaben Patel • 1989
  12. Rateebhai Patel • 1990
  13. Dr. Archana Patel • 1991
  14. Pranav Pandya • 1992
  15. Shashi Mehta • 1993
  16. Jyotindra Shah • 1994
  17. Kirit Udeshi • 1995
  18. Dinesh Sheth • 1996
  19. Mahesh Zaveri • 1997
  20. Ramesh Majethia • 1998

 

  1. Kamal Thakore • 1999
  2. Kirit Sheth • 2000
  3. Kamlesh Shah • 2001
  4. Raj Shivjiani • 2002
  5. Vijay Bhalala • 2003
  6. Harish Shah • 2004
  7. Harshit Shah • 2005
  8. Anup Shah • 2006
  9. Deepak Thakkar • 2007
  10. Urvesh Shah • 2008
  11. Mala Udeshi • 2009
  12. Nipa Parikh • 2010
  13. Urmi Shah • 2011
  14. Jignesh Shah • 2012
  15. Arti Shah • 2013
  16. Prashant (Paul) Patel • 2014
  17. Nayna Desai • 2015
  18. Ashita Patel • 2016-2017
  19. Nipa Parikh (current) • 2018

 

* = deceased