Sahiljit Singh Sandhu, the Managing Trustee of Spring Dale Educational Society is a young, zealous and dynamic leader. Born to educationist parents, he was brought up in an environment where discussions on changing educational environment abounded, the new strategies formed and the plans were implemented. As a result he developed the vision of education in its broader perspective.
Being the alumnus of Spring Dale Senior School where he experienced changes in education in accordance with the needs of the students he feels proud to be called a Spring Dalean. After the tragic demise of his parents, Mr. Sandhu took the reins of this educational institute at a very young age. Alongside he is presently pursuing Bachelors Degree in Aeronautical Engineering at Embry Riddle University, Flordia, U.S.A. on scholarship.
Sahiljit Singh Sandhu has many honours to his credit. He participated in Indian Model United Nations - a simulation of the United Nations. His contribution in the same helped him qualify for Prestigious Leadership Development programme – Presidential Classroom - Future World Leader’s Summit at Washington DC. He was one of the 25 students from India to have been qualified for this Summit. On this achievement he was also invited as a part of the team for high tea at Rashtrapati Bhavan by former President of India Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam whom he considers his role model. He added another feather in his cap after attending People to People Ambassador Programme at the world renowned Stanford University.
In addition to this he has been avidly interested in Community Service and has served in the capacity of weekend teacher at Citizen Forum Vidya Mandir – a school for the children of drug addicts and AIDS victim. He worked closely with his mother Late Ms. Manveen Sandhu to design the curriculum for the students of this school and still continues to support this institute earnestly.
Also, as a keen photographer, Mr. Sandhu has worked on many photography objects but his contribution for the photographs of “Maharaja Ranjit Singh-Personalitas Extraordinaire” is incomparable. To take ‘SAANJH’ – Amritsar Lahore festival 2009 to dizzying heights is another remarkable contribution of Mr. Sahiljit. Above all, he is leaving no stone unturned to make Spring Dale Senior School, a technologically advanced institution.