Board of Directors
Summer Valley, Patiala, brings together some of the finest minds in the field of education to constitute towards establishing the school.
Uday Singh Mansahia
President of the Teja Singh Mansahia Charitable Trust and Director Administration of Summer Valley School, Patiala. He had the privilege to get his schooling from one of the finest institutions of India, Welham Boys School and then he went ahead to complete his higher studies in America. After successfully managing hotels in America, he decided to come back to his country with a goal to give his city, Patiala, a progressive school which would set new standards in the field of education. Good morals and values is the hallmark of Summer Valley School. Education should inculcate in the students strong values, for the aim of education should be knowledge, not of facts, but of values. In order to imbibe in students strong morals and values and to assist them to learn, and not be taught, is an institution that keeps pace with changes and adapts to the altering scenario and caters to the ever changing needs of the students. This is what, he aims to do at Summer Valley School, Patiala.
Founder and Director Administration of Summer Valley School and Sun Valley School in Dehradun. He has vast experience of administration and HRD, having worked as Joint Director in the Oil and Natural Gas Commission of India. As Director of the school he has been instrumental in shaping the destiny of the School to its present high status. He is also involved in the teaching process and enjoys a very high reputation as a senior teacher of Commerce. He is widely travelled and has a wide range of interests.
(Retd.)Air Marshall G.Sen, PVSM, AVSM, VM (BAR)
He hails from an illustrious family of Patiala, Punjab. He joined the Indian Air Force as a fighter pilot and rose to the high rank of Air Marshall by dint of his meritorious service during war as well as peace. He commanded two prime radar stations, two prime fighter squadrons, two prime air bases , two commands and his final appointment was highly prized post of Air Officer Commanding – in- Chief , Sothern Command. He was also deeply involved in Educational and Welfare activities of the Force. He is associated with a number of Educational institutions of Dehradun and is the Chairman of Summer Valley School, Dehradun.
He served as a Professor of English in Bombay before shifting to the Punjab Public School, Nabha where he worked as Head of the English Faulty, Senior House Master and Senior Master for over twenty years. He is recipient of the Governor of Punjab's citation for courage and meritorious services to the school. After retirement from Nabha he worked as a Principal of a Public school in Dehradun before joining Summer Valley School, Dehradun as Principal. He retired as Principal in 2009 and was appointed as Director Education.