About Us

We are often asked about the history of CITC Nepal and our plans for the future. This document gives an overview of Classrooms In The Clouds and helps describe where and how we operate. 

Meet the team

Mike Hagen - Chair of Trustees Mike first discovered Nepal, its people and its

Dawa Geljen Sherpa Founder of CITCNepal View Dawa's story here...

Ron Middleton - Treasurer/Trustee Ron is a Chartered Accountant and was appointed Honorary Treasurer

Mark Cashin - Trustee  Chief Fire Office for Cheshire Fire and Rescue, UK, Mark

Lawrie McLaren - Trustee  Lawrie joined the CITCNepal team of trustees in May 2015.

Sarah Hagen Secretary and Trustee  Sarah joined CITCNepal in 2010 following a trek to

Ang Gombu Sherpa Programme Director Treasurer of CITC NGO in Nepal and Co-Founder of

Samden Sherpa Education Development Officer Samden supports the professional development of the Teachers sponsored by

Sonam Sherpa CITCNepal Engineer  Sonam, CITCNepal Engineer's, designed and managed the installation of a

Mingma Chhamji Sherpa Mingma worked as a sponsored CITCNepal teacher for 7 years

Kate Roberts  Communications Officer JKate joined CITCNepal Team in March 2017 and works alongside Sarah

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

Mani Kumar RaiEducational Support Worker  Mani was appointed Sponsored CITC Teacher in 2012 at

Ang Sona SherpaProject Support Officer  Appointed in 2019, Sona is our Project Support Officer,

Founding Members  In May 2005, a group of 8 people trekked together to Everest

Tom Fakler - Professional Photographer  CITCNepal is honoured to have the support of critically