Smt Padma Ramachandran IAS
Formerly Chief Secretary,Government of Kerala State. She was Director of the Institute of Management in Government for nine years in the initial development period of IMG, the Apex Training institute of Kerala for Public Service. After her retirement she was Vice Chancellor of the M.S.University of Baroda. She is the founder Chairperson of ISTD Thiruvananthapuram Chapter. She is a Fellow of ISTD.