Government of India
Chandra Kishore Mishra (Board co-Chair since Jan 2012) Additional Secretary & Mission Director (National Rural Health Mission) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Chandra Kishore Mishra joined the prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 1981 and currently leads one of the largest public health programmes in the world in his capacity as Additional Secretary and Mission Director, National Health Mission to Government of India.
In his 31 years of public service, C K Mishra has served as an administrator, policy-maker and public health strategist holding a wide range of assignments in the fields of Health, Education, Industry and Power.
Born in Patna, Bihar, C.K. Mishra earned his Bachelor’s Degree in History (Hons) from St. Stephens College, Delhi University. In addition to this, he has received a Post Graduate Diploma in Media Law at NALSAR, Hyderabad. He has also completed the course of Leadership from Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG), Australia.