The Team

The Trustees

A Savarimuthu - Chairman Mother Teresa Foundation

Rtn. Dr. AR. Savarimuthu

Chairman / Managing Trustee

A R Sampath Raghavan - Trustee Mother Teresa Foundation

Mr. A.R Sampath Raghavan


H Govindaraju - Mother Teresa Foundation

Rtn. H. Govindaraju


J Robert Bellarmine - Trustee Mother Teresa Foundation

Mr. J Robert Bellarmine


G Murali Krishnan - Trustee Mother Teresa Foundation

Mr. G. Murali Krishnan


Advisor Panel


Dr. Malini Saba

Board of Trustees


Dr. B. Ramaswamy

Legal Advisor


Rev. Fr. Vincent Chinnadurai

Spiritual Advisor

Joe Malloori

Joe Malloori


Key Personnel

George - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

George Vedamanickam
Director, External Affairs

Since the inception of the foundation George has been responsible for  the online presence and generation of funding received through online donations.

Ratish Kumar - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

Er. A Rathish Kumar
Project Director

Rathish Kumar a child who was raised by the foundation since it’s very first year. He has completed his college education and now heads the Mother Teresa Health Centre as the Project Director.

Arokia Mercy - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

A. Arokia Mercy
Project Co-ordinator

Also a child raised by our foundation, Arokia Mercy joined the foundation voluntarily after completing her college education. Her area of expertise is handling the students and parents of the Mother Teresa Education Program

P Jerome - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

P Jerome
Logistics Officer

Jerome manages the logistics and operations for the entire foundation. He was a child brought to our foundation in his early years. He completed his college education and now works in the foundation full-time.

P Rose Vergin - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

P Rose Vergin
Liaison Officer

Rose handles the foundation’s communication and documentation. Her role includes making press releases on the various activities of the foundation. 

R Kannan - Mother Teresa Foundation

R. Kannan
Finance Officer

Kannan handles the foundation’s accounting and finance. He is tasked with maintaining regulatory requirements set out by the government.

S Gananaraj - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

S Gnanaraj

With several years of experience working with children and their developmental needs he tends to the foundation’s children and their counseling needs.

S Francis Kingsly - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

S Francis Kingsley

Francis is tasked as the care-taker of the children who live in The Anbu Illam. He tends to their day-to-day needs and general well being.

S Robert Arul - Mother Teresa Foundation Team Member

S Robert Arul

Robert is tasked as the care-taker of the children who live in The Anbu Illam. He tends to their day-to-day needs and general well being.


Jayaprakash A Gandhi - Advisor - Mother Teresa Foundation

Mr. Jayaprakash A Gandhi

Mr. Jayaprakash. A. Gandhi, Correspondent of McGAN’S Ooty School of Architecture., Ooty and Director of Lotus Matriculation Higher Secondary School Salem.

He has taken up Career Guidance Counseling in the interest of younger generation with Zeal of service and has conducted Career Guidance programs for more than 5,000 Schools and Colleges across many countries.

He has conducted more than 2,000 placement training programs across the country including many top institutions such as IIM and IIT which has helped thousands of students to get placements in top multinational companies.

Sr. Victoriya - Advisor - Mother Teresa Foundation

Rev. Sr. Dr. Victoriya

Rev. Sr. Dr. Victoriya Ph.D (Social Work), is currently serving as the Principal of Bon Secours College for Women, Thanjavur. She has been a fundamental part of the foundation’s growth over the years. Her inspiring advice and creative ideas have greatly helped us in charting the future of our foundation.

Dr. A.K Natesan - Advisor - Mother Teresa Foundation

Dr. A. K. Natesan

Dr. A. K. Natesan Ph.D (Financial Management) is a visionary Higher Education Administrator. He is presently, Chairman of Excel Group Institutions and Hon. Chairman of The Kavery Educational Institutions. He is the Secretary of “Association of Management of Coimbatore Anna University affiliated Colleges” as well. He is presently member of the Academic Council of Anna University, Chennai and the Chairman of ISTE, Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry Section for a term of 5.5 years i.e. 2012 to 31 st December 2017. 

He has been elected for The Rotary District 2982 of  Rotary International to serve in the year 2019-2020 as District Governor.

Dr. K.Radhabai - Advisor Mother Teresa Foundation

Dr. K.Radhabai

Dr. K. Radhabai is the first visually impaired (at birth) Ph.D. holder in South India and a recipient of several National / State awards. Her unparalleled self-confidence in overcoming the hardships she had to face growing up is an inspiration to us all. She is currently the Head of the History Department in The Government Arts and Science College for Women, Pudukottai. Tamil Nadu, India.

Er. R. Sathiyanathan

An engineer by profession he has diversified his activities by engaging himself in the promotion of education especially among rural youth. He is the Founder Chairman of Ramya Sathiyanathan Polytechnic College and Ramya Sathiyanathan Vidyasharam (CBSE). As a civil engineer he has helped his customers by constructing many buildings for them to start schools and colleges.

He is also managing trustee of “RAYAPPAN MARIAPUSHPAM EDUCATIONAL AND PUBLIC CHARITABLE TRUST” established in 2010 in memory and honor of his loving and respectful parents. His devotion to develop the educational skills of the rural youth has brought him closer to our foundation in view of similar ideologies.