Ang Gombu Sherpa 
Programme Director

Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal and Co-Founder of Adventure Thamserku, has many years of expertise professionally managing a company. Gombu is Secretary of Dharma Peak Sherpa Community, one of the Local Sherpa Groups working for the betterment of Sherpas in the Lower Solukhumbu. He also holds a strong presence in the Sherpa Service Centre that is dedicated to the welfare of the Sherpa Community living in and out of Nepal.

Meet the Team

Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer
Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer

Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer CITCNepal is honoured to have the support of critically acclaimed professional photographer Tom Fakler. His...

Founding Members
Founding Members

Founding Members In May 2005, a group of 8 people trekked together to Everest Base Camp. They were led by...

Ang Sona Sherpa - Project Support Officer
Ang Sona Sherpa - Project Support Officer

Ang Sona SherpaProject Support Officer Appointed in 2019, Sona is our Project Support Officer, responsible for maintaining the NGO accounts...

Mani Kumar Rai - Educational Support Worker
Mani Kumar Rai - Educational Support Worker

Mani Kumar RaiEducational Support Worker Mani was appointed Sponsored CITC Teacher in 2012 at Bakhapalam Lower Secondary School. Appointed Education...

NGO Committee Members
NGO Committee Members

NGO Committee Members Dawa Geljen Sherpa - President (Founder of Adventure Thamserku) Pasang Geljen Sherpa - Vice President Nima Dawa...

Kate Roberts - Communications Officer
Kate Roberts - Communications Officer

Kate Roberts Communications Officer JKate joined CITCNepal Team in March 2017 and works alongside Sarah Hagen to provide news and...

Mingma Chhamji Sherpa
Mingma Chhamji Sherpa

Mingma Chhamji Sherpa Mingma worked as a sponsored CITCNepal teacher for 7 years at Shree Lukla Lower Secondary School and...

Sonam Sherpa - CITCNepal Engineer
Sonam Sherpa - CITCNepal Engineer

Sonam Sherpa CITCNepal Engineer Sonam, CITCNepal Engineer's, designed and managed the installation of a clean water system in his hometown,...

Samden Sherpa - Education Development Officer
Samden Sherpa - Education Development Officer

Samden Sherpa Education Development Officer Samden supports the professional development of the Teachers sponsored by CITCNepal and manages building projects...

Ang Gombu Sherpa - Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal
Ang Gombu Sherpa - Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal

Ang Gombu Sherpa Programme Director Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal and Co-Founder of Adventure Thamserku, has many years of...

Sarah Hagen - Secretary & Trustee
Sarah Hagen - Secretary & Trustee

Sarah Hagen Secretary and Trustee Sarah joined CITCNepal in 2010 following a trek to Annapurna Base Camp. A retired teacher...

Lawrie McLaren - Trustee
Lawrie McLaren - Trustee

Lawrie McLaren - Trustee Lawrie joined the CITCNepal team of trustees in May 2015. Based in Brussels, Lawrie helps corporations...

Mark Cashin - Trustee
Mark Cashin - Trustee

Mark Cashin - Trustee Chief Fire Office for Cheshire Fire and Rescue, UK, Mark joined the team of Trustees in...

Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee
Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee

Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee Ron is a Chartered Accountant and was appointed Honorary Treasurer in June 2016. He retired at...

Dawa Geljen Sherpa
Dawa Geljen Sherpa

Dawa Geljen Sherpa Founder of CITCNepal View Dawa's story here... Meet the Team Read more

Mike Hagen - Chair of Trustees
Mike Hagen - Chair of Trustees

Mike Hagen - Chair of Trustees Mike first discovered Nepal, its people and its mountains when trekking in the area...