Who we are

VAB- USA

Board of Directors
Delwar Hussain, PhD, Chair - Syosset, NY
Mohammad Saleh, MS, RPh, Vice-Chair - Merrick, NY
Mahbub Ahmad, MA, - Scarsdale, NY
Nurul Alam, MPhil., Greenburgh, NY
Khurshid Anwar, R.Ph., New Hyde Park, NY
Fazlur R. Chowdhury, MD - Bardonia, NY
Maksud Chowdhury, New Hyde Park, NY
Peter von Christierson, MA - Port Townsend, WA
Tanveer K. Hoque, Monroeville, PA
S. Zaki Hossain, Hicksville, NY
A.T, Rafique Rahman, PhD., Irvington, NY
Ehsanur Rahman, MD - Wilmington, DE
M. Asabur Rahman, Westbury, NY
Mizanur M. Rahman, MBA - East Meadow, NY
Nasrin Rahman, MSc - Timonium, MD
Shahid Ullah, MSc - The Woodlands, TX

Members of the Management Group below are also members of the VAB Board of Directors.

Management Group (USA)
A. T. Rafiqur Rahman, PhD, Founder and President - Irvington, NY
Nurul Alam, MPhil, Vice-President  - Scarsdale, NY
Mahbub.Ahmad, MA, Secretary - Scarsdale, NY
Matilal Pal, MPhil, Treasurer - Flushing, NY
Fazlur R. Chowdhury, MD, Chair, Program & Research  - Bardonia, NY
Anm Mostafa Khandaker, MA, Chair, Communication and Media - Jamaica, NY
Siobhan Hogan, Chair, Volunteer Coordination 
Mizanur M Rahman, MBA, Chair, Fundraising and Endowment - East Meadow, NY 

Special Advisors
Abdus Sikder, MBA - North Bellmore, NY
Peter von Christierson, MA - Port Townsend, WA
  Regional Managers
Ali Hayder, MSc - Chicago, IL
Farida Khan, MA - Huntington Beach, CA
Bette Lemperle, MS - Washington, DC
     
Advisors
Russel W. Faust, PhD
Richard Grant, MBA
W. B. Greenough III, MD
Yousuf Rahman, PhD
Sarwar B. Salam, MBA, CPA
Robert Terry, Jr., MA
  Associates
Arshad Chowdhury, BA
Tanjila Islam, MS
Rubayet Saleh, BA
Parveen Sikder, BA

VAB -Bangladesh

Board of Advisors
Dr. Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Chairman
Dr. Syed Giasuddin Ahmed, 
Principal Hamida Ali, MA
Mr. Abdul Mannan Chowdhury, 
Major General (Retd.) Ghulam Quader, 
Professor Dr. M. Kaikobad
Dr. Golam Mostafa
Prof. Dara Shamsuddin, 
Dr. Jasimuz Zaman, 
 
Country Director
Dr. Jasimuz Zaman, 
 
Trustees of VAB Trust
Dr. Muhammad Harunur Rashid, Chairman
Mr. Yasin Ali
Professor Dr. Mohammad Shamsul Alam
Professor Dara Shamsuddin
Mr. Latiful Mannan Choudhury
Professor Dr. JasimuzZaman
     
Endowment Fund Management Committee
Dr. Muhammad Harunur Rashid, Chairman 
Mr. Yasin Ali
Professor Dr. Mohammad Shamsul Alam
Professor Dara Shamsuddin
Mr. Latiful Mannan Choudhury
Professor Dr. Jasimuz Zaman
  VAB Staff (Bangladesh)
Khandaker Asraful Islam, B. Com (Hons). M.Com, Program Director
M. A. Alim Khan, BSS(Hon’s) MSS, Senior Program Manager
Abul Kalam Azad, MSS, Program Officer
Subhash Chakrabarty, BA, Accountant
Md. Arifur Rahman, BSS(Hon’s) MSS, Program Officer
Syed Alif Ahammed, BBA, Program Officer
Marhama Noura Zannat, MA, Associate Program Officer
Md. Fazlul Hoque, Project Officer
Md. Abdul Kuddus Sarkar, Project Officer
Minto Sarkar, Office Assistant   
 
VAB Volunteer Corps
Niamot Ali Enayet, University of Dhaka
Md. Masud Hasan, Int Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
K.M. Piyal Alam Hriday, Talaten Provider Chartered University Degree for : Oxford Brac University UL, Dhaka College
Md.Mozibur Rahman Nayan, Jagannath University
Aloka Nonda, University of Stamford
Mahadi Hassan, Dhaka City College
Md. LavluHossain, Jagannath University
Md. Tanvir Ahmed, Post Graduate Shaikh Burhandddin College, Dhaka
Md. Sohel Parvej, University of Dhaka
Md. Arifur Rahman, University of Dhaka
Syed Alif Ahammed, North South University
Md. NazimUddin, Bangladesh University
Zehad-Al-Mehedi, University of Dhaka
Md. Abu Kowsar Roni, Kabi Nazrul College

VAB-Canada

Volunteers Association for Bangladesh Canada (VABC) was set up on May 9, 2012 in Toronto, Canada by a group of like-minded individuals concerned with high school education in Bangladesh. VABC is a sister organization of Volunteers Association for Bangladesh (VAB) headquartered in New York and will be a partner in the core programs for the improvement of the quality of education in the rural high schools in Bangladesh.

Board of Directors
Pamelia Khaled, President
Mahmudul Islam
M. A. Kashem
Khaled Shahrier
Mohammad Nasiruddin
Mahabubur Rahman
Sharmin Sharif
Maruf Khaled

  Special Advisors 
Towhid Noman