Kopila Dongol


Kopila Dangol, born on April 21, 1970, is a distinguished Nepali education professional. With diverse roles as a consultant, project director, and program manager, she has dedicated her career to gender equality, entrepreneurship, and community development. Notably, as Executive Director at Sahara Foundation Nepal, she crafted entrepreneurship programs with a focus on gender equality principles. Serving as Project Manager at Planete Enfants, she managed child-friendly spaces, emphasizing periodic planning and project supervision. Mrs. Dangol also contributed significantly to Nepal's education sector, coordinating programs in Kathmandu Valley and Bardiya, aligning partners with a rights-based approach. In her role at Plan Nepal Banke Programme, she successfully led the Kamalari Project, combating child labor through social mobilization and education. As a development coordinator, she facilitated community education and livelihood planning, showcasing a commitment to social inclusion and gender equality throughout her impactful career.

Chepal Sherpa


Chepal Dorjee Sherpa, a visionary executive, excelled as Operations Manager at Everest Treks (2008-2015), surpassing goals and enhancing efficiency. As Managing Director at Sherpaland Adventure (2015-2022), he drove profitability through high-performing teams and market expansion.

Beyond his professional success, Chepal is a community leader, currently presiding over the Khunde Community Club, Khunde Home Stay, and Khunde Development Organization. His volunteer work includes managing oxygen supply during COVID-19 and collaborating with the World Food Programme post-earthquake.

Chepal's commitment to community development is evident in initiatives like rebuilding a school in Sindupalchok and establishing the world's highest community network in Solukhumbu. His dedication to excellence and community service makes Chepal Dorjee Sherpa a dynamic and impactful leader.