Lt. Col. A Sekhar is a dynamic, result-oriented soldier educationist with over 30 years of holistic experience in the areas of education, skill development, administration, leadership and HR at the highest leadership levels. A successful school leader, Col Sekhar has made his mark as a change leader in schools where the all-round development of the student is his forte.
He has led and mentored all-round transformation of a co-ed day (ICSE) School and revitalized and fostered the spirit of all-round excellence among students, teachers and other staff in two residential schools. He is credited with mentoring the highest number of students joining NDA from any School in the Country and is the winner of the Defence Minister’s trophy for sending highest number of Officer cadets; Satara and Ajmer.
During his tenure with the Indian Armed Forces, he coordinated and implemented various service and University courses.
Lt Col Sekhar has conducted workshops on leadership, motivation, teaching-learning processes etc at various levels and is a frequent participant as Speaker and Programme Chair in nationally and internationally noted education summits/conferences. He is also a jury member for the selection of best teacher/principal for Mahatma Gandhi Education Awards in Gujarat State.
Lt Col Sekhar believes that to succeed in life, one must aim high, take reasonable risks, brave the odds and overcome adversities by sustained efforts and working towards the goal with single-minded devotion, often without concern for
personal security and comfort. Yet, the mettle of a person is determined by the temperament displayed in bouncing back from failure, with grace and dignity; most importantly, learning lessons from them, for life.