Lion B. S. Ravindra, a Melvin Jones Fellow was born in coffee planters family in Chikmaglur. After early schooling, he finished his graduation from Bangalore and his favourite subject was electronics. He worked in the Department of Telecommunication and moved into a multinational companies for 18 years before embarking on his own venture into manufacturing and export of electro mechanical components since 17 years.
He joined Lionism in the year 1996 and held all the posts in the club before moving to the district. He has worked successfully in all the posts from last 12 years including District Chairperson for Leo, Lioness, Leadership, etc.
He was the Zone Chairperson and Region Chairperson and he was also the District Cabinet Treasurer. Now this year he has been elected as District Governor of our district. He has received many awards. He has received International leadership medal, International President Certificates, Best Zone Chairperson, Best Region Chairperson, etc.
He has been motivating clubs in leadership, membership and service. He is happily married to Lion Shashikala and are blessed with a daughter Sanjana who is pursuing her engineering degree.