Mr. Lakhan Kumar
Mr. Kumar is a project officer for the Labasa Cane Producers Association (A Fairtrade Certified Producer Association FLO-ID: 25351) and has over 36 years of experience within the Sugar Cane Industry particularly in field work, administration and finance. Mr. Kumar is has also been involved with the Education Sector in the Northern Division having served as the Northern Representative in the Fiji Education Forum from 2002 to 2012 and a member of Divisional School Management Board North in 2012 – 2013.
Mr. Kumar has been the Chief Coordinator for Northern Division School management Association for two years and is the Manager for the Seaqaqa Primary School since 1991.
Mr. Kumar received the award for the Order of Fiji (MF) in 2013 for his meritorious community service. He is also an advisory councillor since 1998 and is the chairman of the Seaqaqa District Advisory Council. Furthermore is a member of the Northern Divisional Development Committee and is serving on boards of many religious and social organizations. In December 2015 he was chosen to represent Vanualevu for Fiji government delegation study tour on Sufficiency Economy in Thailand.
He is also an appointed Justice of Peace since 2002 and Commissioner of Oaths since June 2013. Mr. Kumar is a current member of the National Board of the Fiji Red Cross Society and is a former President of Seaqaqa Branch. He has been a member of the Seaqaqa branch since its inception in the year 2000 and is dedicated to the development of Seaqaqa Branch and all branches particularly in the Northern Division.