Nawang Thora Sherpa
Nawang defines himself as an enabler. He is currently working as the Project Manager of the SEP program at Upaya CityCargo, and a consultant for non-profits. Recently, he helped set up DSV Advisors and Karnali Basin Conservation Foundation – to promote green entrepreneurship in the Karnali region.
A professional experienced in non-profit organizations, research, event planning, fundraising and program evaluations, Nawang has a long experience working in the non-profit sector. In the past, he served as the Fundraising Officer at Teach For Nepal – a movement committed to ending education inequity in Nepal, specializing particularly on individual and international fundraising – crowdsourcing – and foundations for several years.
He is a Teach For Nepal alumnus and has served as an English Teaching Fellow in a rural community for two years. He is also the Founding Executive Board Member at Teach For Nepal Alumni Association and Changing Stories Nepal and an alumni member at United States Youth Council.
He graduated with an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Kings College on a Full Scholarship ” TFN-King’s College Public Service Scholarship”. He also has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and Psychology.